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Course Overview: Intro to Trapping & Tracking

Learn the essentials of tracking and harvesting wild game on this one of kind course. These are essential skills to anyone seeking to become truly proficient in outdoor survival and/or bushcraft. We go way beyond the YouTube videos and survival manuals and give you all the tips and tricks to make these traps truly effective in the field.  This one day focused intensive will truly prepare you to catch wild game in the field, with minimal supplies.

*Learn the essentials of tracking wild animals from instructors who have actually used survival traps in the field                   *Learn the essentials of "Man tracking" for search and rescue       *Learn how animal and human behavior influences tracking         *Learn how to select the proper trap for your environment and situation                                                                        *Construct the most effective deadfall trap for small to mid-sized game
*Construct a spring pole snare for a full range of game
*Construct an ancient and effective fish trap that has been used across the globe                                                                 *Constuct an ancient bird trap that has been used across the globe
*Learn the to improvise bait
*and more!

*Students receive a certificate of completion

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$135 per person


2018 Schedule & Location

   May 12  

October 13   


Iron Horse Trail Head

25311 Magic Mountain Pkwy

Santa Clarita, CA 91355

Ages 14 & Up


What To Bring

Favorite pocket or survival knife

Lunch & Water 

Something to take notes with

Sunscreen is recommended

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