Hunter's safety course at Copper Breaks

Staff Writer

Copper Breaks State Park will offer the state-approved Hunter Safety course on Saturday, January 9, 2016, according to Wendell Barberee, lead ranger and Hunter Safety instructor at the park.

The course is required by law for all hunters born after September 2, 1971. Proof of course completion must accompany hunting licenses. The course begins at 9:00 a.m on Saturday, January 9, 2015. It is recommended that participants bring a sack lunch as there will only be a short lunch break. Participation is by reservation only. Younger hunters should be accompanied by an adult. A non-refundable advance payment of $15.00 is required to sign up for the class. Park admission of $2.00 for adults is waived for participants, but camping and other fees will apply.

For more information on the Hunter Safety course, other park events or facilities, contact the park daily during business hours at (940)839-4331. Copper Breaks State Park is located 13 miles south of Quanah and eight miles north of Crowell on
State Highway 6