Arizona Trappers Association 2016 Convention

Information Update 7/24/2016

This year's ATA Convention is almost here. It wil be held July 30th, 2016 at Gila County Fairgrounds, North of Globe on Highway 60/77 about three miles. This is a family event and all members are encouraged to attend with their families and friends. As usual we will have a day full of great informative seminars for trappers and predator callers along with events for the kids. Pie eating contest, the annual musket throw, and a trap setting contest round off the afternoon.

Below is the scedule of events happening throughout the day.

7:00-1:00 Trappers Education Class

Demos and Meetings

8:00 – 9:00: Welcome from President and Fur Auction Report
9:00-10:00: Brent Parker “Problem coyotes and Long Range Rifles”
10:00-11:00: Robert Helm “Bobcats 1”
11:00-11:30: Park Romney “Coyote Trapping”
12:00-1:00: General Membership Meeting
1:00-2:00: April Howard AZDGF Predator Biologist
2:00-3:00: Robert Helm “Bobcats 2”
3:00-4:00: Scott Trowbridge “Fitness for the Backcountry (again)”
4:00-5:00: Directors Meeting

Family and Fun

TBD: Calling Contest and Camo Contest
11:30 -12:00: Trap Setting Contest
1:00 -2:00: Fry Pan and Musket Toss Contest
2:00 -3:00: Pie Eating Contest
5:00 -5:30: Silent Auction and Raffles
5:30 -6:30: Clean Up