Women’s Hunter Education Work Shop
By Kamp Cook

Posted: July 5, 2014

Women are getting close to outnumbering men in the sport of hunting. The popularity of outdoor sports are sky rocketing with women across the country. The folks at WHEP and the Boone and Crocket Club are offering up a special work shop for all you ladies looking to learn all that the outdoors has to offer, while being pampered at the beautiful Boone and Crocket Club’s Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Ranch.


The Eighth Annual Women’s Hunter Education Course is set for August 15th & 16th, 2014; 10 miles west on the Boone and Crockett Club’s Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Ranch at the Elmer E. Rasmuson Wildlife Conservation Center. Course begins Friday evening and concludes Saturday late afternoon.

This course is organized and taught by Montana Hunter Education Instructors and is cosponsored with Montana Fish Wildlife and Parks.

Course includes alunch for participants and instructors. Overnight lodging and meals is $75. All course equipment and Montana Hunter Education manual is provided. Participants are required to read the entire Hunter Education manual and take each chapter quiz prior to taking the course. 

Topics for the course include:

  • Wildlife Conservation and Hunting Ethics
  • Hunting Laws and Regulations
  • Firearms and Firearms Instruction
  • Preparing for a Hunt
  • Target Shoot with a shotgun and rifle
  • Identify Montana Wildlife

Participants take the hunter education test at the end of the course to receive certification. The test for certification as a Hunter in Montana and test review is included at the closing of the day.

When: August 15th – 16th, 2013 
Who: Women 18 years and older
Course Limit: 25 women

Course Cost: Free
(all course materials, equipment and ammunition)

Lodging/Meals Cost: $75


For more information or to register call 406/472-331

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