Women can learn outdoor skills in a relaxed environment April 28-30 at Patoka Lake.
The Women’s Wilderness Weekend is open to ages 16 and older. It will start at the Patoka Lake Nature Center and include overnight camping.
Activities include archery lessons, kayaking, Dutch oven cooking, survival, wild edibles and medicine, wilderness first aid, fishing and fly fishing, firearms safety, trap shooting, rifle, outdoors and camping basics, boat operations, self-defense and wildlife tracking.
Meals will be provided on Saturday and Sunday. Participants will camp in modern electric campgrounds.
Advance registration is required by April 12 and costs $55 per participant.
For more information, or to register, call the Patoka Lake Nature Center at (812) 685-2447.
The event is sponsored by the Dubois County Shooting Sports Instructor Council.
Patoka Lake (stateparks.IN.gov/2953.htm) is at 3084 N. Dillard Road, Birdseye, IN 47513.