Think Spring!!

Get outside and brush off the cobwebs from the long winter! Spring mini is being held Sunday,  May 23rd, 2021. This one-day intro will offer participants the chance to complete two workshop sessions of their choice. 


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  • Date: Sunday,  May 23rd, 2021  
  • Start / End Times: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Registration Fee: $95.00
  • Location: Bryant Pond 4-H Camp, 17 Conservation lane
  • Minimum Age:  18 Years and older
  • Group Limit: 10 per session

Please note:  As our commitment to ensuring all of our participant’s safety we will limit attendance and will be following all state guidelines for social distancing. We will be following all policies and guidance from the University of Maine, including spacing and face coverings, and we’ll have hand sanitizer stations available

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Session I -9:00-11:45 (2.75 hours)

  • Fly Fishing Basics-Gear, casting, and fly presentation
  • The New Hunter- Getting Started
  • Hiking Mt. Christopher
  • Wildlife Tracking-Exploring the forest for signs of wildlife
  • Archery Skills
  • Shotgun Shooting-Sporting Clays
  • Wild Edibles
  • Canoeing Skills


Session II -12:45-3:45 (3 hours)

  • Turkey Hunting Tactics ($10 gear fee)
  • Map and Compass: Topographic Map and route planning for your next hike
  • Fishing Tricks and Tactics
  • Archery/ Bowhunting Skills
  • Shotgun Shooting-Sporting Clays
  • Axemanship-Traditions of the Maine woods
  • Wild Edibles
  • Saltwater Surf Casting
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BOW Participants on the range