A class being offered in three Montana cities this year is meant to create a class of master hunters in the state. Combining conservation, hunting, ethics and shooting skills with education about the challenges landowners face, the Montana Hunter Enhancement Program is multi-faceted. Bozeman legislator Zach Brown, one of the founders of the master hunter program, said the class was created to tackle the issue of the urban-rural divide that has developed between hunters and landowners.
Learn more about the program, and how to apply if you’re interested, by reading my story in the Billings Gazette at https://billingsgazette.com/outdoors/master-hunter-program-offered-in-montana-towns/article_a1df3a98-26ad-5dda-817f-28aa2e5ac881.html
(written by Brett French – Outdoors Editor for the Billings Gazette)