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Wing-shooting Workshop
Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area
6/16/2018              9:00 a.m.. - 3:00 p.m.
102 E Crex Ave
Grantsburg, WI 54840

Event Description
Because hunting is a tradition that runs deep in the State of Wisconsin, the DNR has developed this one day workshop that designed to help bird hunters improve their hunting skills by learning proper techniques, learning to estimate range, and learning to choose the right gun, choke and ammunition. Our goal is to improve the hunting experience while promoting responsible and ethical hunting. Pre-registration is required. Space limited. Cost: $25/person.

Event Contact
Lauren Finch
715-463-2739
Lauren.finch@wisconsin.gov

 

 

History of Trapping and Fur Trade in Wisconsin
Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area
7/7/2018 1:00 p.m.. - 2:00 p.m.
103 E Crex Ave
Grantsburg, WI 54841

Event Description
Join us at the Visitor Center for a presentation by Kevin Hoyt of the Forts Folle Avoine. Learn about the history of trapping in our area and how it differs from trapping today! Also learn about the fur trade industry and the companies that were once in Burnett County!

Event Contact
Lauren Finch
715-463-2740
Lauren.finch@wisconsin.gov

 

 

Explore Bowhunting
Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area
8/2/2018 5:00 p.m.. - 6:30 p.m.
104 E Crex Ave
Grantsburg, WI 54842

Event Description
Have you ever wanted to learn how to hunt with a bow? Now is your chance! Crex Meadows will be offering a bow hunting workshop in two separate classes in August. Learn about equipment, shooting basics, ethics and more. At the end participants will be able to participate in a shooting course. Pre-registration required. Ages 12-17,

Event Contact
Lauren Finch
715-463-2741
Lauren.finch@wisconsin.gov

 

 

Crex Hunt & Fish Camp
Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area
8/13/2018 to 8/15/2018             9:30 a.m.. - 12:30 p.m.
105 E Crex Ave
Grantsburg, WI 54843

Event Description
Program covers the basics of hunting game, teaching children how to interact with nature using ageless hunting skills. Participants will be able to practice shooting archery targets and set up deer stands and blinds, while participating in hunting scenario activities. Recommended to bring: bug spray, closed-toed shoes, water bottle. Pre-registation required. Class size limited to 20 students. Ages 10-15.

Event Contact
Lauren Finch
715-463-2742
Lauren.finch@wisconsin.gov

 

 

Explore Bowhunting
Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area
8/16/2018              5:00 p.m.. - 6:30 p.m.
106 E Crex Ave
Grantsburg, WI 54844

Event Description
Have you ever wanted to learn how to hunt with a bow? Now is your chance! Crex Meadows will be offering a bow hunting workshop in two separate classes in August. Learn about equipment, shooting basics, ethics and more. At the end participants will be able to participate in a shooting course. Pre-registration required. Ages 12-17,

Event Contact
Lauren Finch
715-463-2743
Lauren.finch@wisconsin.gov