CDFW to Offer Wild Game Cooking Clinic in Southern California

Lt. Dan Lehman, CDFW Advanced Hunter Education Program, (916) 358-4356
Kyle Orr, CDFW Communications, (916) 322-8958

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s (CDFW) Advanced Hunter Education Program and the Hunter Education Instructor Association of Southern California are jointly sponsoring a wild game cooking clinic on Saturday, Nov. 8. The clinic will be held at the Compton Hunting and Fishing Club in Compton.

Designed for hunters of all skill levels, the clinic will be led by experienced certified California hunter education instructors and will focus on how to make the most of what you harvest. The clinic will include demonstrations on game care, butchering and cooking. Several recipes for big game, upland game and waterfowl will be cooked on-site and available for students to sample. A wild game cookbook will also be provided.

The clinic will run from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  The cost is $45 for adults. Youths 16 years and younger are free, but must be accompanied by adult.

CDFW’s Advanced Hunter Education Program will provide all necessary class equipment. Space is limited, so participants are asked to preregister online at After registering, participants will receive an email with a map to the facility and a list of items to bring.