Winter BOW Program
Snowshoeing and tracking at Winter BOW.BOW
Registration is now open for the 2011 Winter Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) workshop, a one-day program for women to learn outdoor skills for winter activities. The Winter BOW workshop will be held on Saturday, February 19, 2011 (snow date Sunday, February 20, 2011), at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department?s Owl Brook Hunter Education Center in Holderness, N.H. The workshop costs $55, which includes a box lunch and most equipment. Participants must be at least 18 years old. BOW is co-sponsored by N.H. Fish and Game and the New Hampshire Wildlife Federation.
Winter BOW participants choose a single activity to explore during the workshop. They can learn how to ice-fish, gain winter outdoor survival skills, try snowshoeing and tracking, snowmobiling or ?Shoe and Shoot (combines snowshoeing and woodland target shooting).
To register, download the registration forms and workshop brochure at www.nhbow.com, or email Lisa.M.Collins@wildlife.nh.gov or call 603-271-3212. Sign up soon, because BOW workshops fill up fast.
The New Hampshire Wildlife Federation is a nonprofit group that advocates for the promotion and protection of hunting, fishing and trapping, as well as the conservation of fish and wildlife habitat. Visit www.nhwf.org.