116 Market Street, Lewisburg PA 17837 570-245-8518

Tour PA BUCKTAILS

At the Pennsylvania Bucktails field school you spend a week learning all about our state mammal, the white-tailed deer, it’s habitat needs, biology, management and more!

 

PA Bucktails takes place… 

at Krislund Camp and Conference Center in the heart of central Pennsylvania near Madisonburg.  Accommodations include a large classroom space, basic cabins with bunk beds and shared bathrooms.

2019 PA Bucktails Field School dates are: June 11-15.

A team of wildlife and outdoor professionals…

teach at the Pennsylvania Bucktails from various agencies and conservation organizations including the Pennsylvania Game Commission, Army Corp of Engineers, Penn State Extension,  USDA-Natural Resource Conservation Service and the Quality Deer Management Association  to university professors including instructors from Kutztown University, Penn State,  and Dickinson College.

See our full list of instructors and their bios here: PA BUCKTAILS INSTRUCTORS.

 

From one of our parents!

The Wildlife Leadership Academy has been an exceptional program for Luke. The hands-on learning, presentations and demonstration of leadership has helped him polish these skills. Seriously, we can not thank you enough!

 

SEE THE PICTURES BELOW TO FIND OUT WHAT STUDENTS LEARN!

 

PLANT COLLECTIONS: Students collect and press plants that are important to deer.

 

RADIO TELEMETRY: Students learn how to use tools that biologists use in the field like radio telemetry.

 

RANGE TIME: Students learn about firearms safety from NRA certified instructors and spend time at the range – both firearms and archery.

 

LEARNING FROM EXPERTS: Students learn from experts like PGC Game Wardens and the role they play in wildlife management.

 

HABITAT EVALUATION: Students learn how to evaluate deer habitat.

 

 

 


DRUMMERS TOUR
BROOKIES TOUR
BASS TOUR
GOBBLERS TOUR