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Lawrence County Youth Squirrel Hunt

January 29, 2022

Event

January 29, 2022

6:00 am


Location

Gum Springs Missionary Baptist Church 932 Wesley Chapel Rd Lawrenceburg, TN 38464.

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency is sponsoring a youth squirrel hunt on Saturday, January 29th, 2022. This hunt will begin at 6:00 AM at the Gum Springs Missionary Baptist Church. This is for youth ages 6-16.  The youth ages 10-16 must have completed the hunter safety course or possess an apprentice hunting license- Type 12.

To sign up for the hunt, hunters should contact either Clint Newton at 615-856-9741 or Tanner Romsdal at 615-522-8305 with the hunter's name and age by the deadline of Friday, January 28th, 2022.  The hunt will be conducted using squirrel dogs, and hunters will be drawn in small groups.  Each group will have a dog handler and a guide to assist the hunters.  The hunt will be conducted on private lands and Laurel Hill WMA. Breakfast and lunch will be provided at Gum Springs Missionary Baptist Church 932 Wesley Chapel Rd Lawrenceburg, TN 38464. The hunt will conclude at 12 noon.

Anyone that would like to volunteer as a guide or to assist with the youth hunt please contact either Clint Newton at 615-856-9741 or Tanner Romsdal at 615-522-8305.

This is a fun hunt to introduce young hunters to the sport of squirrel hunting with the use of dogs.