2021 Event will be August 28th, 2021
Registration ends August, 16th
Times: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Please note that the event is for those aged 8 - 16

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Last updated 5/21/2021 @ 2pm

This year's events include:

Mead Wildlife Area/Friends of Mead/McMillan: Aiming to Save event 

WI Trapper’s Association: trapping demonstrations

National Wild Turkey Federation: turkey hunting clinic and BB gun shoot

Wausau School District: .22 range 

Weston Hit and Miss Trap Club: trap shooting range 

Weston Safety Instructors: tree stand safety station 

Rib Mountain Bowmen: archery range 

Elks Lodge #248: drug awareness trailer 

Wausau Noon Optimists: GPS instruction 

Bill’s Musky Club: bait casting instruction and contest 

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation’s: optics demonstration

DNR Employees and volunteers: muzzleloader shoot

Trout Unlimited: fly tying and fly casting

WI Conservation Warden Association: laser shot

Wisconsin Waterfowl Association: trap shooting from layout blinds

Guys who Duck Hunt: hands-on kayaks

Golden Sands: invasive species station

Pheasants Forever: shoot/don’t shoot, habitat display and corn give-away

Wisconsin Hunter Education Instructors Association: pellet gun range

K9 Detective Agency’s: bloodhound tracking

Tyler Berry and River: intro to pheasant hunting

Sam Scaffidi: horse packing demo 

WFLA: bike give-away


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Activities Include:

  • Climb a Tree Stand

  • Call Turkeys

  • Paddle a Duck Boat

  • Cast a Musky Rod

  • Archery Lessons (Bow Provided) 

  • Trap Shooting (Guns and Ammo Provided)

  • Door Prizes

  • Special Raffles Contests

  • GPS Geo Cashing

  • And Much More!!  

Thanks to Our Sponsors:

  • Ace Hardware

  • Briq’s Soft Serve

  • Kolbe & Kolbe Mill-work

  • Dale’s Weston Lanes

  • Marathon County Parks  Department

  • Kwik Trip

  • Chase Outdoors

  • Gander Outdoors

  • Domtar Paper Company

  • Pan-o-Gold

  • Walmart

Thanks to the groups and organizations that made this day possible:

  • Bill’s Musky Club

  • Friends of Mead/McMillan

  • K9 Detective Agency

  • Marathon County Sheriff’s Department

  • National Wild Turkey Federation

  • Pheasants Forever

  • Rib Mountain Bowmen

  • Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

  • Trout Unlimited

  • Golden Sands Resource Conservation and Development Council

  • Wausau Elks Lodge # 248

  • Wausau Noon Optimists

  • Wausau School District

  • Weston Hit and Miss Trap Club

  • Weston Hunter Safety Instructors

  • Whitetails Unlimited

  • WI Hunter Education Instructor Association

  • WI Conservation Warden Association

  • WI Department of Natural Resources

  • WI Trapper’s Association

  • WI Waterfowl Association

  • Western Fraternal Life Association