Book: Spencer Guide to Trapping

200 pages. Jim Spencer has trapped for most of his life and continues to run a trapline each year.

In "Guide to Trapping", Jim gives strategies for successfully harvesting popular species such as raccoon, muskrat, mink, otter, beaver, coyote, gray fox, red fox, bobcat, skunk, and opossum.

Covered are trap styles and the basics of establishing and working a trapline, including techniques for fastening and adjusting traps and effective scouting.

Spencer offers a species-by-species review of trapping tactics for the country's most pursued furbearers and provides tips for fur handling and marketing to make any trapper's efforts profitable.

These field-tested techniques, carefully explained and illustrated, will help trappers make sets that deliver maximum results.