Hunter Safety Classes
to be held
June 22nd and 23rd and
August 10th and 11th at
Valhalla Kennels and
450 County Road 133, Bennett, CO
9:00 to 5:00 Saturday and Sunday
Lunch and all supplies included
Camp presents Adventure in the Mountains, a Colorado Youth Camp,
JULY 18, 19, 20 & 21, 2013.
Come join Pheasants Forever & Rocky
Mountain Elk Foundation for the Fourth Annual T.U.N.E. The Ultimate
Nature Experience will give you the opportunity to take part in:
Fishing, Archery, Shooting Sports, Low Ropes Course, Dog Training,
Click here for more details.
Saturday, August 17 and Sunday, August 18
Volunteers needed to staff MDPF tables at the new Cabelas store
openings to give away membership info and goodies for the kids. One
store is located in Lone Tree and the other is in Thornton.
Lone Tree Store....I-25
and Ridgegate, SW corner
Thornton Store....I-25 and 144th, SE
Shotgun and Upland Hunting
Clinics for Beginners: Aug 17 and Sept. 14
PF/QF is, again, teaming up with Co. Parks and Wildlife to provide
shotgun clinics for beginners who would like to learn how to shoot
and how to hunt upland birds. There are four clinics scheduled at
this time. There will be two clinics, one at 8:00 a.m. and another
at 1:00 PM, at
Barr Lake State Park on Aug
17 and Sept. 14.
Each clinic will include the
1) A classroom instruction in basic
shotgun subjects like nomenclature, types of gun, safe handling, 2)
hands on practice in handling a gun safely in the field,
3) A wildlife officer presentation
4) A hands on, wing shooting
instruction from CPW trained PF instructors using live ammo and clay
5) A hands on instruction and field
simulation exercises hunting behind pointing dogs
ammo will be provided. However, participants may bring their own
guns if they have them. Each clinic will have approximately 30
pre-registered participants. Participants must be 10 years old or
older, parents are encouraged to observe. Adult beginners,
especially women, are also welcome.
a clinic will qualify the participant to hunt live birds with PF
guides, dogs and PF Field Safety Officers at select preserves on the
Front Range. Dates for the hunts are to be announced and will be on
a first come first served basis. Some of these hunts may require a
participant to earn a Colorado Hunter Safety Card in advance;
however, most hunts will not.
Pheasants/Quail Forever Fun Shoot and Lunch
to be held
Saturday October 5, 2013, 8:00 AM at
Kiowa Creek Sporting Club.
Teams will be chosen at random and we are
expecting 4 JR. teams to be with us.
$50.00 per person and includes lunch!
The Eastern Colorado T.U.N.E
Camp dates have changed to
October 27, 28 and 29, 2013.
Pheasants Forever and Youth Challenge will co-sponsor a youth camp
in the prairie of eastern Colorado. We will have the following
activities available for the young people: Horseback riding, ATV
riding, Clay shooting, Archery, Survival skills, Hiking and more...
for more details.
2012 - 2013 MDPF/QF Board of Directors
I am incredibly pleased with the performance and
camaraderie of our 2012 elected
board of directors for your Metro Denver Pheasants Forever/Quail
Forever Chapter and we welcome the newly elected 2012 board members. We have a diverse group of individuals that are highly motivated
towards working with our local youth and expanding the capabilities
of MDPF/QF. The 2012 - 2013 officers are as follows:
President, Steve Davey
Vice President Dean Titterington
Treasurer Phil Kelly
Membership Co-Chair Steve
Activities Chair Bill Vance
Activities Co-Chair Tom
Youth Advisory Chair
Banquet Chair Mike Shur
Banquet Co-Chair Accepting
Habitat Chair Greg Finn
Thank you all for stepping up and
volunteering your time to help move MDPF/QF into the future.