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Learn to Hunt: Rabbit Workshop, Kingsbury FWA
Start Date: 12/14/2019Start Time: 8:00 AM
End Date: 12/14/2019End Time: 11:00 AM
Event Description:
Please note the above times are in Central Time.

This workshop is tailored to new hunters interested in learning how to hunt rabbits. Participants must be at least 18 years old or accompanied by a parent or guardian to attend.

This Learn to Hunt: Rabbit workshop series consist of three sessions: classroom, shooting range, and mentored hunt. This workshop will cover both the classroom and shooting range sessions. The hunt session will take place during the rabbit hunting season November 1 to February 28. Hunt session availability will depend on mentor availability. Participants must acquire a valid Indiana hunting license before attending the hunt session.

During the classroom session, participants will become familiar with:
  • Indiana rabbit hunting laws
  • Basic rabbit biology
  • Methods and strategies for hunting rabbit
  • Recommended equipment for rabbit hunting
  • Where to hunt rabbit
  • Recipes for cooking rabbit
During the shooting range session, participants will become familiar with:
  • Basic firearms safety (both at the range and in the field)
  • Shooting techniques (stance and form)
  • Shot placement (sighting or patterning to know where to aim)
  • Basic firearm maintenance (cleaning and care at the range and in the field)
All firearms and ammunition will be provided for the shooting range session.

A portion of this workshop will be outside. Please dress accordingly, long pants and boots are recommended.

There is no cost associated in attending the classroom and range sessions of the Learn to Hunt: Rabbit workshop. You are not required to have a hunting license for the classroom and range sessions.

Pre-registration is required to participate in this workshop due to limited space. Register with the Red icon at the top right.
Location Information:
Kingsbury Fish & Wildlife Area
5344 S. Hupp Road
LaPorte, IN 46350
La Porte
Phone: (219) 393-3612
Contact Information:
Name: Ron Lorman
Phone: 219-393-3612
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  • Natural Resources, Department of

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