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Becoming An Outdoors Woman Summer Workshop Aug. 5-7
Mon Jun 27 11:19:00 MDT 2011
Education
This news release was archived on Wed Jul 27 11:19:00 MDT 2011

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks' popular Becoming an Outdoors Woman three-day, summer workshop is set for Aug. 5-7 at the Lubrecht Experimental Forest camp near Missoula.

Registration is now open and women are encouraged to sign up with a friend and learn a new activity or improve existing skills.

Participants choose four classes from a variety of topics including basic gun handling, rifle, shotgun, fishing, map and compass, outdoor cooking, canoeing, plant identification, outdoor survival, and more. New classes this year include horse packing, butterfly identification and fishing from float tubes. Anyone 18 years of age or older may participate. The fee is between $170-230, including meals and lodging.

Women who have attended the BOW summer workshop in the past or who hope to attend this year for the first time should register now to reserve their place and classes.

For more on the BOW and Beyond BOW workshops scheduled this summer go to fwp.mt.gov. Click "For Educators & Students."

For more information on the three-day summer workshop, call Liz Lodman at 406-444-9940, or by email: llodman@mt.gov.