Department of Natural Resources
Focusing on techniques for pan fish, walleye and pike, this class will go through how Outdoor Skills Academy pro-staffers, Pure Fishing pros and others spend their day chasing fish through the ice. It will cover everything from how to set up equipment and how, where and when to fish to electronics, ice safety, and rules and regulations. Plus, tips from a master taxidermist on how to care for your trophy fish when you catch it and want to have it mounted.
Cost for the class is $45. Participation is limited to 40 students.
To register for this class, go to Michigan.gov/DNRLicenses and click on the "Purchase a license" button. Sign in (using either a username and password or your ID and birthdate), and find the class under the Outdoor Skills Academy tab.
For more information, contact the Carl T. Johnson Hunting and Fishing Center at 231-779-1321.
If you would like to stay the night, please contact the RAM Center at 989-821-6200 for reservations with meals included. Cost is $80 for an overnight stay with dinner and breakfast.
Please note the RAM Center cancellation policy:
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 Michigan.gov/OutdoorSkills.