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Searching for things to do with the kids or events for families? Look no further! Want to learn a new outdoor skill or get certified before you go hunting? We’ve got you covered! Looking for continuing education credits or professional development workshops for teachers? We provide them!

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2021 Events

Date Title Location Description
April 15 Nelchina Caribou Herd Update Online 7pm. Please join Glennallen Area Biologist, Heidi Hatcher, for an overview of the history and status of the Nelchina caribou herd. Learn how annual surveys and inventory programs guide hunt administration for sustainable management of the herd. Register in advance for this meeting.
April 22 Introduction to Archery Juneau (Alaskans Afield) Juneau Register at Alaskans Afield

Learn proper shooting form, discover how to select the right equipment, learn bowhunting regulations. This is a beginner level archery class for people interested in target archery and/or bowhunting and gear selection.
April 24 Introduction to Rifle Juneau (Alaskans Afield) Juneau Register at Alaskans Afield

In this class you will learn: essential firearms safety, parts and safe operation of a bolt-action rifle, ammunition, sights and scopes, marksmanship concepts, shooting from multiple positions.
May 4 Western Arctic Caribou Herd Update Online 7pm. Please join Caribou Biologist, Alex Hansen, for an overview of the history and status of the Western Arctic caribou herd. Register in advance for this meeting.
May 4 & 5 6pm-10pm Staying Safe in Bear Country Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
7-8pm, Friday, May 7; 8-11am, Sat May 8 Upland Bird Hunt Juneau For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
10am to 1pm, Sat May 8 Fish Fillet & Knife Sharpening Juneau For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
10am to 1pm, Sat May 8 Outdoor Survival Skills Juneau For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
10am to 1pm, Sat May 8 Wild Edibles Juneau For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
May 26, 5pm-9pm Archery 101 Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
June 23 Fairbanks Basic Map & Compass (Alaskans Afield) Fairbanks Register at Alaskans Afield

June 24 Basic Rifle/Firearm Safety (Alaskans Afield) Anchorage Register at Alaskans Afield

10am to 1pm, Sat June 26 Deer Meat Processing Juneau For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
10am to 1pm, Sat June 26 Intro to Deer Hunting & Field Dressing Juneau For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
10am to 1pm, Sat June 26 Salmon Smoking, Pickling & Gravlox Juneau For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
July 10 Introduction to Pistol Juneau (Alaskans Afield) Juneau Register at Alaskans Afield

July 10, 9am-6pm Big Game Hunting Rifle Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
July 15 Upland Bird Hunting Fairbanks (Alaskans Afield) Fairbanks Register at Alaskans Afield

July TBD Float Tube Fly Fishing Mat-Su Valley For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
August 2, 5pm-9pm Duck Hunting Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
August 2 & 3, 6pm-10pm Fairbanks BOW Hunter Education Fairbanks For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
August 10, 5pm-9pm Small Game Hunting Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
10am to 1pm, Sat, Aug 14 Pack Rafting Juneau For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
10am to 1pm, Sat, Aug 14 Riflery Principles & Practice Juneau For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
10am to 1pm, Sat, Aug 14 Step into Shotgun Juneau For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
August 29, 8am-5pm Hunter Education Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
Fri, Aug 27, 5-7pm; Sat, Aug 28, 11am-2pm Psyched about Silvers — Fly Fishing Juneau For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
October 28 Introduction to Trapping Juneau (Alaskans Afield) Juneau Register at Alaskans Afield

October 30th, 8am-5pm Kenai Hunter Education Kenai For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
November 14, 8am-5pm Hunter Education Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
TBD Pike Palooza Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
December 5 Map and Compass Anchorage (Alaskans Afield) Anchorage Register at Alaskans Afield