Pat Arnold Youth Trapping Camp

October 6 – 9, 2023

12 th Year of Successful Camps

A first of its kind program for the northeast United States, it is sponsored by the New York State Trappers Association in cooperation with the New York State Department of Environmental Education.

A Learning Opportunity

This program is an enhanced version of the NYSDEC trapping course.  With hands on mentoring supplied by seasoned trappers, this is a one-of-a-kind lifetime learning experience.

Mission Statement

Promote trapping through shared knowledge of our membership, and to educate the public on wildlife & conservation.

Federation Thank You

Thank you for your generous donation of $250 to the Pat Arnold Youth Trapping Camps…


Erie County Federation of Sportsmen’s Clubs
Conservation Education for Future Generations