Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW)

Becoming an Outdoors-Woman, or BOW, offers hands-on workshops for adult women with an interest in learning outdoor skills such as hunting, fishing, canoeing and kayaking, among other outdoor endeavors. Workshops are tailored primarily to women who are new or who are beginners eager to improve their skills.

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BOW Weekend

The cornerstone event is the BOW Weekend Workshop held the first weekend in October each year. This three-day workshop includes sessions taught by expert instructors in a supportive environment conducive to learning, making friends and having fun. No experience is necessary. Participation is limited to women age 18 years and older. Participants complete four sessions of their choosing. Session workshop topics include hunting, shooting, fishing, canoeing, kayaking and more. For more information, contact Tiffani Gerber.

2016 BOW Weekend – 25th Annual Becoming an Outdoors Woman Workshop

Nebraska’s Becoming an Outdoor’s-Woman Weekend will be held at Ponca State Park. Join us Sept. 30 – Oct. 2, 2016 for birding, kayaking, canoeing, archery, bowhunting, fishing, firearms, shooting sports and much more.

View the event flyer for more details. Registration can be completed using the downloadable PDF or online registration link below.

NOTE: Registration is full. You may add your name to the waiting list below.

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*An email will be sent to Tiffani Gerber, please include your name and phone number. Adding your name to the wait list does not guarantee a spot in the program.

Beyond Becoming an Outdoors-Woman

Beyond BOW workshops provide the next step on the path in becoming a confident, independent outdoors person Beyond BOW offers single-topic programs teaching advanced skills outdoors. Workshops may take place in half day, occur over a weekend, or take place over several evenings. For more information, contact Julia Plugge.