Trapping workshop scheduled later this month

MOUNT IDA (AGFC) – Want to learn more about trapping? A workshop is being held Oct 26-28 to give interested people tips and techniques for trapping in Arkansas.

The workshop is sponsored by the Arkansas Trappers Association, Southwest Arkansas Fur Takers, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, and North American Fur Auctions. The workshop will be held at Camp Clearfork near Mount Ida on Highway 270.

Lodging and meals are provided. Camping facilities and motels are located nearby as well. Groups are welcome. The cost for those 17 years of age and under is $10. For those 18 and over the price is $20. Reservations must be received by Oct. 12.

For more information, call Aaron Hitchcock at 479-997-5361 or