The Department of Natural Resources is offering women an opportunity to learn the skills needed to take part in one of Michigan’s favorite hunting traditions with a Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) Deer Hunting Workshop. The workshop will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17, at the Detroit Archers Club.
Both archery and firearms deer seasons will be covered, including:
deer hunting regulations, rules and deer health;
deer hunting equipment and scent control;
scouting and habitat – where to find deer and places to hunt;
safety and hunting etiquette in the field; and
caring for and processing game after the harvest.
The workshop costs $20 per person, including lunch and all materials. Registration must be received by Sept. 9 in order to participate.
The Detroit Archers Club is located at 5795 Drake Rd. in West Bloomfield. For driving directions and more information about the club, visit www.detroitarchers.com.