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Women-only ‘Cast, Blast And Twang’ teaches valued skills

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If you go:

What: Women­ only ‘Cast, Blast and Twang’

When: Saturday, July 19, ­8:30 a.m. to mid afternoon

Where: Kremmling, Colo.

Contact: Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s Hot Sulphur Springs office at 970-­725­-6200.

For more information about novice and youth education and seminars, visit Colorado Parks and Wildlife here.

Women interested in learning the basics of fly fishing, archery and how to handle a shotgun safely are invited to a women-only ‘Cast, Blast and Twang’ clinic from 8:30 to mid-afternoon, on Saturday, July 19, in Kremmling.

Designed for novices 18 and older, no experience or equipment is required. Participants should dress for the elements and bring all necessary supplies, including water, insect repellent and sunscreen. Lunch, snacks and drinks will be provided.

The class fee is $20 and pre-­registration is required. Call Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s Hot Sulphur Springs office at 970­-725­-6200 to register.

Space is limited and the seminar is expected to fill quickly.

Participants are reminded that the class is not a Hunter Education course, which is required to purchase a hunting license. To find a Hunter Education course, go to http://www.cpw.state.co.us/learn/Pages/HunterEducation.aspx, or call your local Colorado Parks and Wildlife office.

“Cast, Blast and Twang” is offered through Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s Hunter Outreach Program. The program includes workshops, clinics, seminars and educational hunts that focus on teaching the skills, ethics and traditions of hunting to novice youth and women.

To purchase hunting or fishing licenses online, please visit http://www.cpw.state.co.us/thingstodo/Pages/hunt.aspx

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