Wildlife Trailing Class 2023 – WA
October 21 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm PDT$147
Learn how to follow subtle tracks & sign to find animals at our Wildlife Trailing Course!
The skill of wildlife trailing was used by all our ancestors to find animals for survival. In today’s world these field skills continue to be valuable in hunting, as well as being tremendously useful for wildlife research and conservation projects, and wildlife photography.
In this course you will:
Learn the keys to effective trailing
Understand the three types of trailing conditions
Learn track aging and interpretation for trailing
Trail elk or deer through varied terrains
The class is held at field sites where there are opportunities to trail elk, deer, black bear, and cougar. The field-based course includes instruction and coaching in trailing skills while following fresh animal tracks.
Please note: To participate in this class, you must be capable of hiking off-trail through thick brush, muddy swamps, and on uneven terrain.