Bear Hunters:  The 2014 archery/crossbow season for bears opens Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014.  All hunters must check the KDFWR homepage or call the Info Center at 1-800-858-1549 AFTER 9:00 PM each day of the season to learn if the black bear quota was met. Go here for info about checking bears

Bear Hunters: The quota for the 2014 archery/crossbow season for bears WAS NOT MET today.  Therefore, the bear season will remain open tomorrow.  For information about checking bears, click here.

 Furbearers and Trapping

Upcoming Trapping Related Events
Event Name Description Date Location Contact Information Registration Required? Cost
Kentucky Fur Takers Association - Fur Sale
  • Fur Takers annual fur auction, observers welcome
  • If selling fur, contact Paul Brown prior to fur sale at 502-523-0472
Feb. 22, 2014 Pritchard Community Center
404 South Mulberry St Elizabethtown, KY 42701

Paul Brown 502-523-0472

Mark Ward
270-338-6086

NO unless selling fur at auction FREE unless selling fur at auction
Kentucky Fur Takers Association - Spring Meet
  • Fur handling demos
  • Trapping demos
  • Vendors with Traps, Lure, Bait and Fur Handling Equipment
  • Meet expert trappers
April 5, 2014 Pritchard Community Center
404 South Mulberry St Elizabethtown, KY 42701
Paul Brown 502-523-0472 NO FREE
Kentucky Fur Takers Spring Rendezvous
  • Fur handling demos
  • Trapping demos
  • Vendors with Traps, Lure, Bait and Fur Handling Equipment
  • Meet expert trappers
May 15-18, 2014 Energy Lake Campground, Land Between the Lakes
5501 Energy Lake Dr.
Golden Pond, KY  42211
Camping Reservations
1-800-525-7077
Paul Brown 502-523-0472 NO
FREE
Please check back for additions to this list!

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