Metis Crossing Standard Trappers Course

Explore the rich tradition of trapping on the historic lands of Métis Crossing and take your first step toward becoming a trapper. The course runs from Friday to Sunday.

Course Highlights:

Learn the essentials of trapping:
Safe use of traps and equipment
Biology of furbearers
Animal management
Marketing and grading of furs
Skinning and fur handling
Humane trapping techniques

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Cost: $399.00 (includes Trapper Education Manual)

The course runs on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. The minimum age to take the course is 12, however, an adult in attendance must be responsible for any student under 18.

Lodging and meals are not included.

Please reach us at 780.565.2229 or email to book your trappers course and to inquire about lodging and meals at a special price. The deadline to book is December 15, 2023.



Jan 05 - 07 2024


Metis Crossing
Smoky Lake County


Metis Crossing
Metis Crossing