four people wearing hunter orange and carrying guns over their shoulders walk through a grassy field looking for pheasants
Learn to Game Bird Hunt

YOUTH! Pheasant Hunt - Fern Ridge Wildlife Area

Hunters age 17 years and younger are eligible to participate while accompanied an adult 21 years or older, who may not hunt. The supervision adult may not accompany more than one youth hunter. All participants must attend a safety briefing. 

Each youth must have in possession:   

  •  A Hunter Education Certificate (or a dept issued document [ex. Hunting license] which includes their Hunter Ed number.
  • Permit for the hunt area (if required)
  • Hunters 12 years or older must have a valid hunting license with an upland game bird validation
  • A blaze orange hat, shooting glasses (eye protection) and vest must be worn by all participants, including adults.

Participating youth will meet at the parking lot located on Nielson Ave. 

Walk ins welcome on the day of the hunt, registration not required.

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Learn to Game Bird Hunt
April 6, 2019
7:30am - approx 4:00pm