The Wyoming Women’s Antelope Hunt was founded in 2013 by the Wyoming Women’s Foundation as a opportunity for mentoring and developing camaraderie between women. Hunting is a long-standing Wyoming tradition and a skill that honors our state’s cultural roots. Teaching women to hunt can help them feed their families nutritious food and fulfills WYWF’s mission of investing in […]
This is a guest post written by Jamie Tankesley, a retired Air Force Staff Sargeant, who attended on a scholarship opportunity and agreed to tell us about what the hunt meant to her. She titled it “Hunting Goes Beyond the Kill,” and we believe you’ll see why after reading her excellent story below. ~BB This […]
Laramie, Wyo. – Recognizing the achievements of hunters, the Wyoming Women’s Antelope Hunt handed out awards during a ceremony at the 7th annual Wyoming Women’s Antelope Hunt. The hunt was held Oct. 10-13, 2019 at the Ranch at Ucross in northeastern Wyoming. In 2013, the Wyoming Women’s Foundation created the hunt to promote camaraderie and […]
Laramie, Wyo. – Recognizing the achievements of hunters, Ashlee Lundvall, 2013 Ms. Wheelchair USA and a special guest hunter at the 2014 hunt, handed out awards during a ceremony at the fifth annual Wyoming Women’s Antelope Hunt. The hunt was held Oct. 11-14, 2018 at the Ranch at Ucross in northeastern Wyoming. In 2013, the Wyoming […]
When I began hunting, I was focused on big game animals. As I grew as a hunter, I started to venture out into other species, including bird hunting. I was given the opportunity to attend my first turkey hunt in 2016 with Turkey Tracks in northern Indiana, and it was a wonderful adventure. I knew […]
After just completing its second successful charity hunt, the Wyoming Women’s Antelope Hunt continues to lead the way as the first event of its kind for women, with many of the women receiving achievement awards, improving hunting skills and growing their connections.