In association with Mark Grupe Outdoors, NWTF California and the High Sierra Yelpers chapter will be hosting a youth turkey hunt for the youth season opener. The hunt will be held on a pristine ranch in Mariposa, CA. Turkey populations are excellent and hunting pressure is extremely low.
The hunt will be guided by Keith Swope of the NWTF High Sierra Yelpers. Meals and lodging will be provided for one parent and the youth hunter.
The date of the hunt is March 21, 2020. Participants will be expected to arrive at the ranch by 3 PM on Friday, March 20th. Orientation, dinner and roosting of the birds will be held on the ranch that night.
The drawing will be held on March 9th. Cut off time for registration is 1:59 PM, March 9th.
This hunt is limited to youths holding a JUNIOR California hunting license and NWTF membership who have not participated in this hunt previously. Hunter and parent/guardian must be NWTF members. A parent or legal guardian must be present for the entirety of the event. A signed waiver of release of liability from the parent/guardian will be required before the event. NWTF will provide waiver forms to the draw winner.