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Free youth pheasant hunt scheduled

by on September 06, 2018 1:32 PM

REBERSBURG — A free pheasant hunt for youth ages 12 to 16 interested in learning about upland hunting will be held Saturday, Oct. 6, at Pointer Haven LLC near Rebersburg.

The event is sponsored by Pointer Haven LLC, along with the Central PA Chapter of Pheasants Forever and the Penn State Wildlife Society.

Qualified instructors will teach safe firearms handling and provide supervised trap shooting at clay targets before the hunt. Experienced bird dogs and their handlers will guide the hunters to stocked pheasants. An experienced mentor will accompany each hunter to ensure safety.

A member of Pheasants Forever will discuss conserving and creating habitat for wildlife and hunting.

Firearms, ammunition and lunch will be provided. Seven Mountains Farms will provide the pheasants.

For more information, contact Mark Thomas at markthomas08@gmail.com.

 



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