Deadline approaching for March turkey hunting clinic
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s Advanced Hunter Education Program is offering a turkey hunting clinic March 1 at Gray Lodge Wildlife Area near Gridley.
Prospective hunters must register by 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14.
Experienced instructors will instruct this clinic on how to successfully hunt wild turkey. Topics to be covered are concepts of decoy placement, blind design, ballistics, calling, equipment, game care and cleaning, cooking tips and safety.
The clinic is 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 1, and costs $45. Space is limited and registration is required so hunters are encouraged to apply early. Youths 16 years and younger are free but must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
CDFW’s Advanced Hunter Education Program will provide all necessary class equipment.
Registration forms are available online at http://bit.ly/1eBFSfp. After registering, participants will receive an email with a map to the facility and a list of items to bring.
Gray Lodge Wildlife Area is located approximately 60 miles north of Sacramento.