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.
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News & Notices:
~ Legal Defence Banquet is Quickly Approaching...Get your tickets as soon as possible; there's a limited number of seats available; first-come, first-served. Contact Chris Holm at 218-831-7878 to secure your tickets. LDF Chair's Winter Report~ Visit the "Convention Review" A story in photos and text!
~ 2019 Sustaining Donor Patch Available... read more
~ Tanned Fur Project - Fur Processing Volunteer List
Additional Information:Interested in becoming an MTA/DNR Certified TrappingInstructor 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.DOG RELEASE KITS: District Directors should have these on hand. Contact the Director in your district to get one. Click here to find the District you live in and district contact information.