Beyond BOW

Upcoming Classes – 2023

Women’s Hunter Ed. Field Day – August 12, 2023
Women looking to get their hunter education card for this fall and meet other prospective women hunters in NH – this one’s for you! New Hampshire Fish & Game in partnership with the NH BOW program, is offering a Women’s Hunter Education Field-Day for prospective women hunters who have successfully completed the prerequisite online course. NHF&G requires all hunters to take hunter education before purchasing their first hunting or archery license. This class will take place at Owl Brook Hunter Education Center from 9:00am- 2:00pm on August 12th and will be lead by some of the amazing female NHF&G Hunter Education instructors! The course will cover the field assessment and a written exam. The class is limited to 16 participants and will be filled in order of application. Please dress to be outside rain or shine, and bring your own lunch.

Step 1. Complete the online course.
To access the online course, please visit NHF&G’s website here:
Fee for the online course: $29.00.

Step 2. Using the link below, log-in/create an account and then select “Reserved Events” in the upper right. Then use the passcode “WomenHunters” to access the class. There is no fee for the field-day portion of the training but you are required to have completed the online portion prior to attending.

IN THE WORKS: (dates and details TBD):
Women’s Chainsaw workshop

Stay tuned for information, dates, and registration details!

Past Beyond BOW Workshops

Intermediate Fly-fishing Workshop – May 20, 2023

We are excited to bring back our bi-annual fly-fishing course and offer it this year at New England Upland in Hillsborough, NH. Rods and all gear will be provided, though participants are welcome to bring their own. This is an intermediate level class that will expand on basic fly-fishing techniques, participants should have some prior basic fly-fishing experience or instruction. Participants will have the opportunity to fish a private trout stocked pond. The registration fee covers all equipment and instruction, but participants should bring their own lunch. If you are interested in taking home your catch there will be a small additional fee.  Class registration Fee: $85.00. Registration is full!

Deep Sea Fishing Charter – June 6, 2023

NH BOW is offering an off-shore, deep-sea fishing charter experience aboard the Yellow Bird (Hampton, NH) on Tuesday, June 6th. The Yellow Bird is a 60ft vessel which can accommodate 25 passengers fishing. We will have BOW instructors there to teach about Fish ID and ecology on the ride out before the hands-on fishing begins! Please note: this program will be on board a boat for 8 hours. It is recommended that if you are prone to sea-sickness or motion sickness that you take the proper precautions (acupressure bands, anti-nausea medication etc.). Registration fee includes trip fee, rod rental, instruction and gratuity for the crew. Participants must bring their own lunch. For more info on the Yellow Bird visit: Registration is Full! Fee: $130.00