OLYMPIA – Women can learn the basics of fishing, hunting and other outdoor skills in a September weekend workshop that includes several sessions led by Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) experts and other certified instructors.
The annual workshop, scheduled Sept.16-18 at Camp River Ranch in Carnation, is coordinated by Washington Outdoor Women (WOW), a non-profit program dedicated to teaching women outdoor skills and natural resource stewardship. Now in its 14th year, WOW is an educational outreach program of the Washington Wildlife Federation.
Twenty different classes will be offered throughout the weekend, including archery, basic freshwater fishing, fly fishing and fly tying, kayaking, cooking wild game, big-game hunting basics, wilderness first aid, survival skills, medicinals on the trail, training a hunting dog, outdoor photography and more.
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To learn more about the workshop and to download the registration form, visit the WOW website at www.washingtonoutdoorwomen.org
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