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Becoming an Outdoors Woman
(Minnesota DNR/Becoming an Outdoors Woman photo)A supportive environment of fellow women is the backdrop for a workshop that embraces cold and snow this January with classes about sled-dog mushing, dark-house fishing, birding, archery hunting and other ways to get outdoors, the Minnesota DNR said in a news release Monday, Dec. 4. The winter workshop is Friday, Jan. 26, to Sunday,…
Nearly 70,000 of Minnesota’s 550,000 hunters are women, compared to 55,000 female hunters in 2010. Growth is thanks in part to Becoming An Outdoors Woman program, the state’s training and research effort that aims to increase women’s interest in hunting.
Since 2008, the number of licenses sold to resident female hunters has gone up about 32 percent.
Several unique BOW and related events are scheduled in and around the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes region this summer and yet this spring.
Women new to archery or bow hunting can learn basics in Minnesota DNR classes.