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Posted: 6/28/2008 7:33:10 PM EDT
The next trappers ed class we are having is going to be on august 16 which is a saturday, class will run from 8 am until done. lunch is provided with course fee which is $15.00 and it includes your first years trapping license.
Link Posted: 6/28/2008 9:21:27 PM EDT
Link Posted: 6/29/2008 3:05:21 PM EDT
I'll be there as well!!!
Link Posted: 6/29/2008 7:23:59 PM EDT
I'd like to attend as well. Where is it going to be held?
Link Posted: 6/29/2008 7:26:01 PM EDT
the class will held at my house in redgranite which is 30 miles west of oshkosh.
Link Posted: 6/29/2008 7:36:44 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/29/2008 7:43:02 PM EDT by lokltrkr]
If anyone wants to come from farther away you are more than welcome to put up a tent in the yard to avoid a long early morning drive.
Link Posted: 6/29/2008 7:59:44 PM EDT
Kids are more than welcome to take the class! hunting,
My kids went through the class when they were about 7 or 8 and could comprehend what was going on and now help with the classes.

If you have any questions, let us know!

Link Posted: 7/4/2008 1:25:53 PM EDT
back to the top for anyone else that nay be interested
Link Posted: 7/6/2008 10:06:18 AM EDT
how long into the afternoon do you usually go?

this would be a fun way to spend the weekend with my father!
Link Posted: 7/6/2008 4:54:06 PM EDT
Link Posted: 7/6/2008 6:11:27 PM EDT
Put me down for it too.
Link Posted: 7/6/2008 6:39:23 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/6/2008 6:45:30 PM EDT by lokltrkr]
class length depends on mainly on whether or not a warden stops buy to go over regs and take questions. they did not stop buy last time as they were all either on vacation or had been told to cut hours due to extra time working flood areas. we should be done no later than 3-4 pm.

Dale if you want to sit in on the class for the 16th you are more than welcome to do so.
Link Posted: 7/6/2008 7:28:41 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/6/2008 7:37:03 PM EDT by lokltrkr]
Although I own and operate trapping supply buisiness no is under any obligation to purchase their supplies and equipment from me.
Link Posted: 7/7/2008 5:39:01 PM EDT
Still in......
Link Posted: 7/7/2008 6:02:06 PM EDT
I found out today there will be a warden for this next class so it will probably go until at least 4pm
Link Posted: 7/7/2008 6:22:51 PM EDT
Link Posted: 7/7/2008 7:37:27 PM EDT
believe he will be coming aorund lunch time.
Link Posted: 7/7/2008 8:07:37 PM EDT
is that the weekend of the great outdoors festival?
if so i got a hard choice comming
Link Posted: 7/7/2008 8:27:06 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/7/2008 8:27:59 PM EDT by lokltrkr]
I do believe it is the same weekend as the 1 st annual wisconsin sports fest at sunny view .
Link Posted: 7/7/2008 8:56:36 PM EDT
Link Posted: 7/7/2008 9:29:03 PM EDT
all depends on what you want to target.

do you want to land ( coyote, fox, coon,possum,skunk, mink), water(coon, muskrat, mink, beaver or otter) or both
Link Posted: 7/8/2008 7:25:28 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/12/2008 8:21:01 AM EDT by lokltrkr]
Tattoo I have been pondering your question on cost of a start up kit with a mix of traps (3-4 of each) and fur handling supplies, lures, and trapline tools a person should be able to put together a starter kit for around 200.00 or so for all species.
Link Posted: 7/12/2008 8:21:34 AM EDT
If you have posted you are coming and I have not gotten ahold of you please pm me.
Link Posted: 7/13/2008 1:09:05 PM EDT
dONT THINK i HAVE HEARD FROM YOU ... NO im , SEND ME AN EMAIL

(Damned caps keys)
Link Posted: 7/13/2008 2:57:07 PM EDT
Email sent
Link Posted: 7/13/2008 9:24:46 PM EDT
Link Posted: 7/14/2008 5:55:45 AM EDT

Originally Posted By tattoo:

Originally Posted By lokltrkr:
all depends on what you want to target.

do you want to land ( coyote, fox, coon,possum,skunk, mink), water(coon, muskrat, mink, beaver or otter) or both

beaver is allways good


Since (last I knew) you lived up that way, go upriver from the Dells and when you get to the part of the river with a bunch of islands set your traps for beaver there. The bastards keep stealing all the willows I use to camo my duck blind up. It would not be so bad if they would just go cut their own but they have to wait until I get them all cut and arranged on the blind and then they just come by and steal them.
Link Posted: 7/16/2008 5:06:45 PM EDT
Sorry but I'm out. My wife just informed me that she signed us up for a 5k run to Irish Fest.
Link Posted: 7/17/2008 7:44:20 PM EDT
no problem there will be classes again next spring.
Link Posted: 7/20/2008 7:31:37 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 7/20/2008 8:08:26 PM EDT by j_treckler]
In for two attendees per our PM conversation.

Thanks.

ETA:
I'm thinking of breaking up a case (100) of Bravo Company 30 round AR mags.
Free shipping + WI Tax = $10.51/mag.
I'd be interested in a quarter or a third for myself.
If other attendees want to commit to the remaining 66-75 mags, I'll order them and deliver them to the class where we can settle up in cash.

Post interest or PM.
I'll update here whether or not it's going through.


Err ...

Wife put a stop to the mag buy because I told her we may end up buying trapping gear.
I had to pick one or the other, and we already have mags, so ...

Thanks again.

Link Posted: 7/28/2008 6:07:26 AM EDT
for anyone that may be interested the National Trappers Association is having a convention in Mason City Iowa August 8-10
Link Posted: 7/28/2008 3:27:39 PM EDT
Not going to be able to make it, gonna be out of town.
Link Posted: 7/29/2008 3:52:04 PM EDT
There are a couple of us that would like to attend, Please send details, address, ect.ect. Thanks
Link Posted: 7/29/2008 8:12:20 PM EDT
PM sent also need to know how many you are talking about coming.
Link Posted: 8/10/2008 1:07:24 PM EDT
Class is this coming saturday come with an open mind.
Link Posted: 8/12/2008 8:50:33 PM EDT
I am a dipshit and lost the address, can you Im it to me again please..... Thanks.
Link Posted: 8/13/2008 10:08:23 AM EDT
IM sent
Link Posted: 8/15/2008 8:04:39 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/15/2008 7:26:44 PM EDT by tattoo]
Link Posted: 8/16/2008 6:21:32 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 8/16/2008 6:23:27 PM EDT by sprayandpray]
Wow, I sleep a whopping 3 hours and I still get to be the first one to say Thanks.

Great class , learned a metric shit ton of stuff, I highly recommend this class to anyone even curious about trapping. ....

Thnaks again , and good to see the regular cast of goons again.


( Jackasses started another thread, Guess thats what I get for posting before coffee)
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