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Trapping Clinic: Nov. 1, 2020

From USD : $25.00

Class is Available

Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020
Starting at 10 a.m.


Carl T. Johnson Hunting and Fishing Center
located in Mitchell State Park
6087 E. M-115
Cadillac, MI 49601


Join us as the Outdoor Skills Academy pro-staff walks through the ins and outs of starting a trap line. Topics covered will include how to set dirt and water sets, lures and scouting.


All students will leave with the firsthand experience that will increase their chances for the upcoming trapping season.


The class will start at 10 a.m. and will run four to five hours. We will start the day in the classroom and then move to the hiking trails around the Carl T. Johnson Hunting and Fishing Center. The trail is ADA accessible and easy to walk. Once outside, we will demonstrate how to set your trap line, how to find animal sign and more.


The cost for this class is $25, which includes lunch, a trapping book and a trap.

Participation is limited to 30.


For more information contact Edward Shaw at 231-779-1321 or shawe@michigan.gov.


A Recreation Passport is required for entry into Mitchell State Park.


Please note: Cancellations must be made two weeks prior to the class to guarantee a refund.


This class is part of the Department of Natural Resources Outdoor Skills Academy, which offers in-depth, expert instruction, gear and hands-on learning for a range of outdoor activities at locations around the state. Learn more at Michigan.gov/OutdoorSkills.