Beginner: Youth Trappers Ed & Campout


3-day event teaching the Trapping Education Course with an actual trapping session for kids and adults alike. Demonstrations of skinning, fleshing, stretching and using foothold traps (private lands) and cages traps (public lands). Primitive camping, porta potties and food provided. Kids are free. Hosted by: Southwest Fur Harvesters -------- EVENT TYPES - What are they, and are they right for me? BEGINNER: • Basic take of wildlife, 1-day event, pass shooting, species include dove, ducks, squirrel. Beginner — a person who is inexperienced; novice; a person who has begun a course of instruction or is learning the fundamentals: • Skill Meter: 1-5 • Mentoring Meter: 7-10 Event types (Introductory, Beginner, Developing, Intermediate, and Experienced) and descriptions are merely guidelines to help you choose what is best for you -- they are not prerequisites -- most events offer activities that are suitable for all skill levels and interests. Further, hunting is just one portion of these events. Many of these events are also open to people wishing to learn more about wildlife, habitat, conservation, camping and the outdoors.

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About Arizona GFD Outdoor Skills Network

Have you ever wanted to try hunting, or harvest your own food? The Outdoor Skills Network is your one-stop resource for events offered by the Arizona Game and Fish Department and a network of partners who conduct hands-on events to teach you the basics about hunting, fishing, trapping, safety, wildlife, and other outdoor skills. Interested, but not ready to go hunting yet? Don't worry, we still want you to come on out and see what the outdoor experience and wildlife conservation is all about. Hunting is just one portion of these events. Many of these camps are also open to people wishing to learn more about wildlife biology, ecology and their habitats; target shooting; archery; wildlife viewing; camping; social gatherings and more. If you are interested, just contact the camp host and let them know. We are always seeking out mentors and volunteers as well.

Old Sycamore Road
Chauncey Ranch

Arizona GFD Outdoor Skills Network
623 236-7487

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