Calendar of Events
Camps & Skills Clinics

Anchorage

  • August, date to be determined
    Big Game Hunting Rifle (Beyond Bow)
    For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
  • August 7 - 8, 2018
    Shotgun 101 (Beyond Bow)
    For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
  • August 18, 2018
    Duck Hunting 101 (Beyond Bow)
    For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
  • September 4, 8, & 9, 2018
    Wilderness Remote First Aid, CPR, & AED (Beyond Bow)
    For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
  • September 13 - November 15, 2018
    Women's Fall Shotgun League (Beyond Bow)
    For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
  • October 21, 2018
    Women's Only Hunter Education (Beyond Bow)
    For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
  • November 11, 2018
    Women's Only Hunter Education (Beyond Bow)
    For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.

Fairbanks

  • July 7
    Big Game Field Dressing & Meat Processing (Alaskans Afield)
    Register at Alaskans Afield

    A hands-on experience with a big game animal (reindeer or sheep), gutting, skinning and learn tips about salvaging and storing meat in the field. Also, learn the cuts of meat, assess the condition, then cut meat into steaks, roasts or prepare it to be round; using a meat grinder to create burger, then wrap meat so it can be frozen and kept. A hands-on class, participants will take home the meat processed.
  • July 12
    Introduction to Big Game Hunting (Alaskans Afield)
    Register at Alaskans Afield

    Interested in filling your freezer? Experienced hunters will teach you the basics of how to hunt for big game species on a budget and without expensive equipment, including how to read the regulations, where to go, and what to pack.
  • July 21
    Plants of the Boreal Forest – Identification (Alaskans Afield)
    Register at Alaskans Afield

    Learn to identify the plants that surround you every day. Learn the major trees, shrubs, and ground cover plants of the boreal forest. We will also discuss their relationship to wildlife habitat, edibility, and other uses as well. Learn what is available in our warm summer months and how to identify these local delicacies. Class is geared for adults and youth (11 and up) accompanied by an adult.
  • August 11
    Small Game Hunting & Field Dressing (Alaskans Afield)
    Register at Alaskans Afield

    Learn to identify small game species and their preferred habitat in Interior Alaska. Although you do not need much to participate in small game hunting, we will cover the basics including regulations, firearms and gear prep. Learn how to care for, and field-dress small game. Prepare for a hands-on experience. Bring a small, sharp hunting knife if you have one. Class is geared for adults and youth (11 and up) accompanied by an adult.

Fairbanks, Lost Lake Boy Scout Camp

  • August 3-5, 2018
    Interior BOW Summer Workshop
    For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.

Juneau

  • July, day to be determined
    Intro to Archery (Beyond Bow)
    For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
  • August, day to be determined
    Deer Hunting in Southeast Alaska (Beyond Bow)
    For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.

Kenai Peninsula

  • October TBD, 2018
    Trophy Rainbow Trout Adventure (Beyond Bow)
    For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.

Ketchikan

  • August, date to be determined
    Step into Shotgun (Beyond Bow)
    For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
  • September, day to be determined
    Deer Field Dressing (Beyond Bow)
    For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.

Mat-Su

  • July 14
    Archery for All (Alaskans Afield)
    Register at Alaskans Afield

    How do you hold a bow? What is a "nock?" Can you really hit that target? Absolutely! Our expert instructors will have you shooting bows successfully in no time!
  • August 17 – 18
    Small Game Hunting (2-part class) (Alaskans Afield)
    Register at Alaskans Afield

    Session I — Ptarmigan, grouse, and hare can make a tasty dinner. Learn where to find them and what equipment you'll need. Learn how to care for, and field-dress small game. We will also share some of our favorite recipes to get you started.

    Session II — Learn to identify small game species and their preferred habitats. Participants will have the opportunity to venture into the field with Small Game Biologist, Rick Merizon, to observe hare, grouse and ptarmigan habitat.

Seward

  • June 22 - 24, 2018
    Caines Head Backcountry Backpacking Adventure (Beyond Bow)
    For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.