BE AN EDUCATED HUNTER – Park rangers present two-day course for young and beginning hunters

Geauga Park District’s Ranger Department is proud to offer a Hunter Education Course for young and beginning hunters two upcoming Saturdays 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Big Creek Park’s Donald W. Meyer Center.


Registration for the course, on October 1 and 8, is required on the Ohio Division of Natural Resources’ website at


Coursework will be for first-time hunters who want to acquire a hunting license, covering a range of topics from conservation, safety and ethics to the proper handling of firearms, bowhunting gear and more. All necessary equipment will be provided, but please bring a pencil or pen and a highlighter.


Students must attend both days and pass a 100-question multiple choice exam by a score of 75% or higher in order to obtain certification toward a hunting license after the course. All under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.


Watch Hunting & Trapping under Activities on for ongoing and future Park District-presented hunting courses and clinics when they are available.


For more on Geauga Park District offerings, please call 440-286-9516 or visit Geauga Park District online via, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or YouTube.


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