Learn the basics of deer hunting at FL clinic

The DNR is also offering an event for all to learn the basics of deer hunting on Saturday, Aug. 9. In hands-on stations, participants can learn how to track deer, find hunting land, safely place a deer stand, learn to shoot shotguns, rifles and bows, and about deer habits and habitat. The event will be noon-5 p.m. at the Forest Lake Sportsmen’s Club near Forest Lake. Youth ages 10-and-older are welcome to attend accompanied by a guardian. Instructors will include DNR wildlife staff, DNR conservation officers, volunteers and members of the Forest Lake Sportsmen’s Club. Register by calling 218-833-8628 or emailing [email protected] Registration is limited and there is a $10 per person or $15 per family fee.