Free trapper training camp to be held Feb. 24-26
NASHVILLE -- The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency and the Tennessee Fur Harvesters are hosting a free trapper training camp. The camp will be held Feb. 24-26 at the TWRA’s Buffalo Ridge Refuge in Humphreys County.
The 3-day event is for all ages. Classes and instruction will include live trap line, fur handling, trap modification, and set making and snaring. Check-in will begin at 4 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 24 with the first classroom session set for 7 p.m. Classes will begin at 8 a.m. on both Saturday and Sunday.
Three meals will be provided on Saturday and breakfast will be provided Sunday. Tent camping is available and hotels are located near the refuge.