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MTA Official Mission Statement:
“Helping to perpetuate the Nation’s oldest industry, the fur trade:  
Don't Forget, the LDF Banquet is up-coming this Saturday; There may still be some tickets.
Welcome to the
Minnesota Trappers Association

The Minnesota Trappers Association was established in January, 1959 for the sole purpose of "helping to perpetuate the nation's oldest industry - the fur trade". The MTA continues to work hard to preserve the trapping heritage and your right to trap.

NEW!  MTA is on Facebook!  Check it out by clicking on the link below...
News & Notices:
  • Tanned Fur Project: Fur Processing Volunteer List
  • 2022 Sustaining Donor Patch - (Click on the patch to view a larger image)
    The patch for 2022 is still available.  All proceeds will be going to Promotions and Marketing for the MTA.  Please contact Denise Windschitl to sign up for the Sustaining Donor Program.  Previous years' patches are still available.
Interested in becoming a MTA/DNR Certified Trapping Instructor for Minnesota?
If you have a passion for our sport and understand the importance of guiding future trappers in taking furbearers respectfully in an efficient and ethical manner, please consider joining our team of volunteer educators. Please click on Instructor Certification for additional information.

2023 MTA Calendar is now available in the MTA Store!
New clothing available:

©️ Copyright 2022. MN Trappers Assn. All rights reserved.
©️ Copyright 2022. MN Trappers Assn. All rights reserved.
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