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Camp Ripley 2020.

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Just heads up, if you haven't already heard.  Camp Ripley youth hunt has been cancelled for 2020. 

Public hunts will not have a lottery, information and purchase dates will be released in August.  This allows for a easier cancelation of the hunts.


Thanks Covid.

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