January Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Winter Workshop

CONCORD, N.H. — Registration will open January 9 for New Hampshire’s 2017 Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) Winter Workshop, a one-day program where women learn outdoor skills to enjoy during the winter months.

The Winter BOW workshop will be held on Saturday, February 25, 2017, at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department’s Owl Brook Hunter Education Center in Holderness, N.H. A fee of $55 covers the workshop, lunch and most equipment use.

A discounted registration fee of $25 is available for participants age 18-25. You must be at least 18 years old to take part.

A brochure describing the workshop is currently available at www.nhbow.com. Registration forms for the winter workshop will be available on the website on January 9. This popular workshop fills up quickly. Only registration forms received by postal mail will be accepted; no emails, faxes, or walk-ins, please.

Winter BOW participants choose one outdoor activity to explore during the day-long workshop, with four different options: Ice-fishing, winter outdoor , snowshoeing/wildlife tracking, and “Shoe and Shoot” (woodland target shooting on snowshoes).

New Hampshire BOW programs are co-sponsored by the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department (www.wildnh.com) and the New Hampshire Wildlife Federation (www.nhwf.org), 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.