A bowhunter education course has been set for Ulm and signup is now online.
The classes will be 6-9 p.m., May 2; 8 a.m. to noon, May 3; 6-9 p.m., May 9; and 8 a.m. to noon, May 10.
The free course is at the Great Falls Trap Club, 183 Ulm North Frontage Road.
To register online go to the Fish, Wildlife and Parks website at http://fwp.mt.gov, click on the Education menu, then select Bowhunter Education and go to View Schedule for the program. Finally, look for May 2.
After registering and printing the attached files, students must pick up a course manual at FWP, 4600 Giant Springs Road, Great Falls.
Prospective bowhunters, ages 12 to 17, must take both a hunter and bowhunter education course before they can buy an archery license.
All first time bowhunters, regardless of age must complete a bowhunter education course. State law says anyone buying an archery license must show either a previous year’s archery license or a certificate of completion from a bowhunter education course.
For more information on this or any other course in north central Montana contact the FWP office in Great Falls, 454-5840.