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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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2019 Events

Date Title Location Description
July 17, 6pm–10pm Upland Bird Hunting (HIT Clinic) Fairbanks For additional details visit the Hit Clinics Schedule page.
July 18 Introduction to Caribou Hunting (Alaskans Afield) Fairbanks Register at Alaskans Afield

Big game on a budget. Interested in filling your freezer? Experienced hunters will teach you the basics of how to hunt for caribou on a budget and without expensive equipment, including how to read the regulations, where to go, and what to pack.
July 20, 9am–12pm Chainsaw Basics (Beyond Bow) Juneau For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
Wednesday, July 24, 6pm–9pm Sheep Hunting Clinic (HIT Clinic) Fairbanks For additional details visit the Hit Clinics Schedule page.
August 1, 6 – 7:30pm Bear and Moose Aware Clinic Anchorage Location: REI. Learn about living and recreating responsibly in moose and bear country. FREE
August 2–4 Interior BOW Summer Workshop Fairbanks, Lost Lake Boy Scout Camp, Mile 306 Richardson Highway For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
August 4, Sunday 10am–4pm RCSP Sighting in Day (HIT Clinic) Anchorage For additional details visit the Hit Clinics Schedule page.
August 6, 7 – 8pm Wildlife Diaries: Wildlife Aware Anchorage Location: Alaska Zoo. Learn how you and your family can live and recreate while staying safe around wildlife. Free with paid admission to the zoo.
August 6–7, 6pm–9:30pm Women's Shotgun 101 (Beyond Bow) Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
August 10 Small Game Hunting / Field Dressing Small Game (Alaskans Afield) Fairbanks 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.
Saturday, August 10, 9am–12pm Intro to Deer Hunting and Field Dressing (Beyond Bow) Juneau For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
August 14 Coho Fishing (Forum) Anchorage For additional details visit the Forums Schedule page.
August 15, 6 – 7:30pm Bear and Moose Aware Clinic Anchorage Location: REI. Learn about living and recreating responsibly in moose and bear country. FREE
August 17 Outdoor Survival (Alaskans Afield) Mat-Su Register at Alaskans Afield

Have you ever been stuck in the wilderness unexpectedly? Give yourself a better shot at surviving and being found by learning the basics of how to signal a rescue party, create an emergency kit, build a fire, and prevent bear encounters.
September 5, 6 – 7:30pm Bear and Moose Aware Clinic Anchorage Location: REI. Learn about living and recreating responsibly in moose and bear country. FREE
September 11 Fall Trout Fishing (Forum) Anchorage For additional details visit the Forums Schedule page.
September 18 Caribou Hunting (Forum) Anchorage For additional details visit the Forums Schedule page.
October 9 Pike Fishing (Forum) Anchorage For additional details visit the Forums Schedule page.
October 21, 10am – 5pm Belugas Count! Anchorage Turnagain & Knik Arm Viewing Stations (10am – 2pm): whale counts & information. The Alaska Zoo (1pm-5pm): booths, presentations, & family activities. Hosted by NOAA Fisheries, ADF&G and other partners.  Come join the first annual Cook Inlet Beluga Whale Celebration and Citizen Count. Free. Additional Information or visit the Belugas Count! Facebook page.
November 10, Sunday 8am–5pm Hunter Education (Beyond Bow) Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
November 13 Intro to Ice Fishing (Forum) Anchorage For additional details visit the Forums Schedule page.
November 20 Draw Applications (Forum) Anchorage For additional details visit the Forums Schedule page.
December 18 Trapping with the Alaska Trappers Association (Forum) Anchorage For additional details visit the Forums Schedule page.