Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW)

Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) is an international program in which women age 18 and older learn outdoor skills through hands-on experiences. In North Carolina, BOW workshops are held across the state and offer a variety of outdoor skills, including fishing, hunter safety, target shooting, archery, canoeing, motorboat safety, outdoor cooking, tracking and map-and-compass.

Explore BOW events across North America at http://www.uwsp.edu/cnr/bow/ .

Scholarship opportunities are available for all the BOW programs. Download the Mel Porter Scholarship Application (PDF). 

For more information or to download a registration packet, click on the subject under Details in the table below. Enrollment is limited for each event and registration is first come, first served.

Contact:  

North Carolina BOW Coordinator
BB Gillen
(919) 218-3638 or
(919) 894-3996

2014 Event Schedule

EventDateSorted By Date In Ascending OrderLocationDetails
Beyond BOW Fly-Fishing Basics for Women
Mar. 22, 2014
8:30 a.m.
to 3 p.m.
John E. Pechmann Fishing Education Center
7489 Raeford Rd., Fayetteville
(across from Lake Rim)

Registration Form (PDF)

Health History Form (PDF)
 

Big BOW EventApr. 11-13, 2014Eastern 4H Environmental Education Conference Center
Columbia, NC  (Tyrrell County)

Registration form (PDF)

Health History Form (PDF)

Beyond BOW Fly-Fishing weekendApr. 4-6, 2014PCWE & the Davidson River Campground

Registration Form (PDF)

Health History Form (PDF)

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