Mitchell State Park - Aug. 8 Bear Hunting Clinic

Date:  August 08, 2020  
Time:  09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Location: Carl T. Johnson Hunting and Fishing Center, 6087 E M-115, Cadillac, MI 49601

Contact: Ed Shaw, Park Interpreter 231-779-1321

black bear

Students will learn the ins and outs of bear hunting with experienced hunters and experienced DNR educators. The class will cover habitat, gear, stand placement, baiting, rules and regulations, carcass care and hide care. It will include time in the classroom and outside.

The cost for this class is $25, which includes lunch and a DNR bear patch. Registration is required. Participation is limited to 50.

For more information contact Edward Shaw at 231-779-1321 or

A Recreation Passport is required for entry into Mitchell State Park.

Please note: Cancellations must be made two weeks prior to the class to guarantee a refund.

This class is part of the Department of Natural Resources Outdoor Skills Academy, which offers in-depth, expert instruction, gear and hands-on learning for a range of outdoor activities at locations around the state. Learn more at