District 2 Meet & Greet
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- MTA Rendezvous 2014
Every September the MTA holds its annual rendezvous in Lewistown, Montana, the center of Big Sky Country, at the Fergus County Fairgrounds.
- Miss Rodeo Montana
The Montana Trappers Association is a proud sponsor of Miss Rodeo Montana Inc and supplies fur vests for Miss Teen Rodeo Montana and Miss Rodeo Montana each January at the MRM Coronation in Great Falls during the PRCA Finals.
- Youth Trapper Camp
Started as a tri-agency endeavor between the Montana Trappers Association, Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks and Montana 4-H, the Youth Trapper Camp is currently run by the MTA and its all volunteer members.
Display your enjoyment of the outdoors with a selection from the MTA store.
From caps, shirts, mugs, bumper stickers and other items, you can show your support of what it is you like to do.
Youth Trapper Camp
Pre-registration and application requests for the 16th Annual Camp are in progress. The 3 day, family oriented camp will be held in BeaverCreek Park - south of Havre, Montana.
5 Gun Sweepstakes
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FWP Trapping Info
Furbearer Trapping And Harvest Reports
|State Furbearer Newsletter|
Montana's Furbearers Wildlife Management
|Fur animals have long influenced human culture and survival. Native Americans utilized furbearing animals for meat and the insulating qualities of their pelts as protection from the cold Montana winters.||Hunting and trapping were the primary ways that humans provided food, clothing and shelter. This heritage and the tradition of hunting, as old as humans themselves, is still strong today.|
Fur Trade History Kid's Korner
|The fur trade was one of the earliest and most important industries in North America. The fur trading industry played a major role in the development of the United States and Canada for more than 300 years.||Want to learn more about wildlife and the furbearers? Print up interactive materials here.|