29th Annual Fur, Fish ‘N Game Rendezvous
Millstone 4-H Center
July 10 – 15, 2011
A once in a lifetime outdoor learning experience for boys and girls ages 11 to 16!
Open to the first 85 registrants, the Beginning Fur, Fish ‘N Game Camp is designed to give participants a better understanding of our natural resources and how we interact with them.
Fur, Fish ‘N Game campers will have the opportunity to:
- Gain Hunter Safety Certification while learning about firearm safety for the field and home.
- Study wildlife and forests as renewable resources
- Learn about fishing and aquatic biology
- Study hunting as a viable wildlife management practice
- Gain knowledge useful in formulating an environmental (outdoor) ethic
- Practice outdoor recreation skills such as archery, riflery, canoeing, orienteering, and fishing
- Other classes and activities include retriever training, swimming, snake identification, first aid, ropes course, birds of prey, and taxidermy.
The Fur, Fish ‘N Game Rendezvous Camp is sponsored by the NC Cooperative Extension Service, NC Wildlife Federation, NC Wildlife Resources Commission, the NC Bowhunters Association, the Wake County Wildlife Club, and the NC Division of Forest Resources.
Millstone 4-H Center, nestled in the beautiful Sandhills Game Lands of Richmond County, serves as the site for the program. Millstone 4-H Center, an American Camp Association nationally accredited camp, provides trained camp counselors while class instruction is lead by professional natural resource managers.
You can register online at http://www.millstone4hcamp.org on the Summer Camps page or by mail with the registration form linked below.