WILD Women Workshop in Wisconsin Features Ice Fishing, Winter Camping and Snowshoeing

Grantsburg, WI – Take part in a unique outdoor experience that introduces women 18 or older to a variety of new outdoor winter activities. The WILD Women Workshop offers hands – on instruction in a fun and non-threatening learning environment. WILD Women helps women grow and become more competent in outdoor activities by offering classes in an encouraging, supportive, and non-competitive learning atmosphere.

 

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Workshop will be facilitated by WDNR staff at Crex Meadows Wildlife Area (WA). Our goal is to provide an atmosphere where women feel comfortable learning new skills associated with outdoor activities.

This workshop is for you if… you have never tried some of these activities but have hoped for an opportunity to learn. You are a beginner who wants to improve your skills. You have experience with some of these activities but would like to try new ones. You enjoy the camaraderie of likeminded individuals.

Courses will include: Ice Fishing, Winter Camping, and Snowshoeing. Workshop consists of three sessions, lasting one to three hours each. No experience is necessary. This workshop is for women of all adult ages, abilities, and backgrounds.

Workshop will occur: Saturday, March 7 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. Enrollment: Pre-registration Required. Workshop is filled on a first-come first-served basis. The registration fee for this workshop is $15/Adult. The registration fee includes program materials, lunch and refreshments. Recommended to bring: insulated winter clothing/boots, water bottle, folding chair, camera, sunglasses. Space limited to 20 participants. WILD Women classes are kept small so that participants receive plenty of one-on-one interaction with friendly, supportive instructors.

Crex Meadows WA is located at: 102 East Crex Avenue, Grantsburg, WI 54840.

To register or for more information, please contact: Kristi Pupak, Wildlife Conservation Educator at 715-463-2739 or via email: Kristina.pupak@wisconsin.gov

Wildlife conservation education programs are supported by Friends of Crex, donations always appreciated.

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