Great Falls first bowhunter education course for this year has been set.
Registration will be 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., April 18, at the regional Fish, Wildlife and Parks office, 4600 Giant Springs Road.
Classes will be 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., April 24, 26, 27, May 1, 3, and 4 at CMR high school. The course is free.
Prospective bowhunters, 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.