According to Women in the Outdoors in 2012, an in-depth report on women’s participation in outdoor recreation compiled by Southwick Associates, women now make up more than a quarter of all anglers and represent the fastest growing segment within the hunting and shooting communities making up as much as nearly 11 percent of all hunters.
Deer Hunt Wisconsin 2013 will feature several women hunters, including 10-year-old Brooklyn Strang, who shot her first deer during Wisconsin’s youth hunt in October, and Wisconsin DNR Secretary Cathy Stepp, who tells the story of her first buck and announces that 30% of new deer hunters are women.
Dear Writing Huntress, My husband surprised me for our fifth anniversary with an elk-hunting trip in Colorado, and I couldn’t be more excited about it. The only problem is getting there. I’m planning on flying with my compound bow, but I’m not sure how to pack it or how to go through security with it. […]
Shoot Like A Girl will be featured on Team Elk on the Outdoor Channel on August 8th at 10:00 am est; August 10th at 6:00 pm est; and August 11th at 3:00pm est. Team Elk is Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation’s hit television show.
Colorado Parks and Wildlife is reminding women and youth interested in learning how to hunt big or small game – including deer, elk, pronghorn, upland birds or waterfowl – that the deadline to participate in the agency’s Hunter Outreach Program is Thursday, Aug. 1, before 5 p.m.
Women interested in getting in some hands-on practice before the October pheasant season opener may want to check out a special offering from the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). On Saturday, Sept. 7, the DNR’s Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) program will hold a one-day “Beyond BOW” pheasant-hunting workshop just for women.
Run2Gun, LLC is proud to announce the launch of a new health and fitness business devoted specifically toward outdoorsmen and women. Run2Gun provides individualized training, nutrition, and accountability programs to prepare clients for upcoming hunting and outdoor adventures.
Her dad almost missed her birth because of hunting season. A week later, her mom trudged through miles of muddy swamp to a hunting camp in the Alaska bush, with nothing but her two children and a rifle slung over her back. The family lived out of a tent for the next three years until […]
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 7-9, 2012, at Rockywold/Deephaven Camps on Squam Lake in Holderness, N.H. Participants select four sessions from more than 30 different outdoor skills workshops, including archery, fishing and fly […]