Hunter and Conservation Camp
Hunting and Conservation Camp

The Hunting and Conservation Camp (HACC) for boys is designed to introduce a variety of outdoor skills to young men ages 12 - 15. Participants are allowed to experience outdoor skills: shooting (shotguns, rifles, archery, and muzzleloaders), trapping, dog training, hunting (waterfowl and turkey), gun care/cleaning, game calling, and conservation.

HACC is sponsored by Iowa DNR and Pheasants Forever. 


Mentors/Instructors: (both forms are required)

Participants - 2016 Online Registration
Upcoming Dates

June 22-24, 2016 @ Springbrook
July 27-29, 2016 @ Springbrook


June 21-23, 2017 @ Springbrook
July 26-28, 2017 @ Springbrook


June 27-29, 2018 @ Springbrook
July 25-27, 2018 @ Springbrook

Scholarship Opportunities

For possible scholarship opportunities, please contact the regional biologist in your area for contact information for your local Pheasants Forever chapter:

Northern Iowa - Brice Morris
(515) 360-8712
bmorris@pheasantsforever.org

Southern Iowa - Eric Sytsma
(515) 423-4747
esytsma@pheasantsforever.org

Program Information

A Jay Winter
(641) 747-8383 ext.11 (office)
(515)669-7201 (cell)
ajay.winter@dnr.iowa.gov