Trapping Schools

August 26, 2017

District 11: Lancaster County For more information contact Terry Suter (717) 393-4738


August 26, 2017

District 11: Lebanon County For more information contact Butch Herr (717) 926-5171


September 9-10, 2017

District 9: Camp Lackawanna near Tunkhannock, PA

There will be a $25 registration fee for the 2-day course. The course will include trapping materials, 4 meals, 1-night lodging, and all instruction. Applicants may commute or stay at Camp Lackawanna.  The school will be limited to 45 applicants on a first come – first served basis.

Download an application here.


September 9, 2017

District 11: Schuylkill County For more information contact Brian Mohn (610)562-1790


September 16, 2017

District 11: Dauphin County For more information contact Mike Spittle (717)367-2637


September 16, 2017

District 12: Master & Hall of Fame Trapping Instructors. Cost: $25, 12 & under $5 | 9am-3pm | Location: Rodgers Hides & Supplies

For More Info contact Steve Senn 610-637-5775 or Dave Rodgers 610-273-7946 Rodgers Hides & Supplies is located at 458 Mt. Pleasant Rd. Honey Brook PA 19344


September 17, 2017

PA Game Commission Cable Restraint Certification Class 8am-12pm | Location: Rodgers Hides & Supplies Register through www.pgc.state.pa.us

For More Info contact Steve Senn 610-637-5775 or Dave Rodgers 610-273-7946 Rodgers Hides & Supplies is located at 458 Mt. Pleasant Rd. Honey Brook PA 19344


September 23rd, 2017

District 4: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm. Learn the art of trapping from trap preparation to water trapping, land trapping and skinning. Cost $10 for those over 16, 16 and under free. Costs includes a lunch and T-shirt. Located at the Cameron County Fairgrounds in Emporium. Any questions please contact Don Klinger at 814-541-1025


September 24, 2017

District 3: Trapper’s School at Youngwood Sportsmen Club, begins at 9:00 AM – lunch provided. Must pre-register – Call Tom Lane 724-484-0718 or Dave Eckels 724-348-6721


September 30th, 2017

District 1 will be having their trapping school on Saturday September 30th, 2017. Registration begins at 8:00AM, classes start at 9:00AM. The event will be held at the Presque Isle Field Archers Club. The address is: 564 Moore Road Waterford, PA. 16441

Trapping techniques being taught,
Sets for: muskrat, mink, beaver, raccoon, fox, coyote, as well as trap preparation and fur handling.

To pre-register call Walter Greathouse at 724-967-5147


October 8th, 2017

District 1: Springcreek Sportsmens Club.
Contact John Chase for more info.


October 15, 2017

Southwestern PA Trappers: Cable Restraint Certification Class at Fairbanks Rod and Gun Club in Fayette County, October 15, 2017. Go to the PA Game Commission website to register.