The Michigan Department of Natural Resources will offer a backpacking workshop for women the weekend of Nov. 7-9. Part of the DNR’s Becoming an Outdoors-Woman program, the workshop is designed for women who have previous backpacking experience or training and would like to expand on their skills and abilities.
The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission’s Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) program will offer a basic fly-fishing skills workshop on March 22, at the John E. Pechmann Fishing Education Center in Fayetteville.
The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is offering Becoming an Outdoors-Woman gift certificates that are perfect for the female outdoors enthusiast or would-be adventurer for Valentine’s Day.
Scheduled for November 8-10, 2013, the workshop allows participants to develop hunting, fishing, boating and other outdoor recreation skills through sessions led by outdoors professionals. These sessions provide novices and more experienced participants enough knowledge and experience to pursue their outdoors interests when the workshop is over, no experience is necessary!
Registration for the Nebraska Becoming an Outdoors-Woman workshop is now open. The event will take place Oct. 4-6 at the 4-H camp in the Bessey Division of the Nebraska National Forest, and is designed to encourage women to learn about ways to participate in outdoor activities.
CONCORD, N.H. – Women who want to learn outdoor skills can sign up for New Hampshire’s fall Becoming an Outdoors-Woman weekend workshop, which will take place September 6-8, 2013, at Rockywold/Deephaven Camps on Squam Lake in Holderness, N.H. The workshop fee of $335 includes lodging for the weekend, plus all meals, instruction and equipment use. […]
When it comes to fishing, there’s no educational substitute for TOW (time on the water). You’ll hear veteran anglers preach this over and over again for the simple reason that it’s true. There’s no better teacher than experience. However, for some women, it can be a challenge assembling all of the resources (boat, knowledgeable fishing […]
Nature-based recreation is an increasingly popular pastime among families. Yet, many women encounter barriers to the outdoors. Thanks to the exciting Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) program, scores of women are successfully overcoming these barriers. The BOW program is more than just an event, it is a nationwide movement. BOW is a three day workshop designed for […]
We are once again offering the opportunity for you to receive a Hunter Education Certificate or a Trapper Education Certificate at this Becoming an Outdoors-Woman workshop. These certificates are required for anyone who wants to purchase a hunting or trapping license and actually hunt or trap. Carefully read all the requirements for each certification below. […]
This seems like a good time to remind all of our fans, friends and supporters of our upcoming spring workshops. Registration is open for a one-day Shiitake Mushroom Growing workshop, April 20, in Waupaca. Learn how to grow your own mushrooms in this hands-on class packed with lots of fungi information. Participants may choose to […]
The West Virginia Department of Natural Resources will offer its annual Becoming an Outdoors-Woman spring workshop beginning Fri., April 19, and ending Sun., April 21, at North Bend State Park in Cairo. The weekend offers women 18 and older an opportunity to learn outdoors skills or to improve on these skills among like-minded participants. The […]
Becoming an Outdoors-Woman offers often edgy, more advanced programs in its “Beyond” events. Take, for example, the lineup for February in Alaska. Jan. 23 — Beyond Bow Firearm Cleaning & Maintenance in Anchorage Feb. 4 through 6 — Beyond BOW Fur Sewing Trapper Hat — Anchorage Feb. 10 — Beyond BOW Women’s Hunter Education — […]
Many of the classes offered are basic outdoor knowledge. Arizona has life zones from desert to alpine, you can learn about them in Arizona Wildlife and Habitat. There is a basic land navigation class, a birding class and a tracking/animal identification class. A perennial favorite is “I’m Lost, Now What?” Shooting is also offered. Before […]
RALEIGH, N.C.- A great gift idea for women on your shopping list, especially for the outdoors enthusiast, is a Becoming an Outdoors-Woman gift certificate from the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission. The recipient will enjoy a weekend workshop, which will be held at YMCA Camp Harrison Herring Ridge in Wilkes County, May 3-5. Order your gift […]
Whether you want to learn sled dog mushing skills, dark house fishing techniques or a host of other outdoor activities and skills, the Minnesota-based Becoming an Outdoors-Woman winter workshop has a little something for most everyone’s winter outdoor needs. Join like-minded women at Audubon Center of the North Woods in Sandstone, Minn., on Feb. 22 […]
Greetings to our Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Friends and Family, The International BOW Destinations Adventures program is now accepting registrations for the Baja BOW. Go snorkeling, hiking, and kayaking in one of the most beautiful and biologically diverse places in the world – the Sea of Cortez, Baja Mexico. Trip description and pricing, FAQs, a fun […]