Laramie, Wyo. – In its fifth 12 months, the Wyoming Ladies’s Antelope Hunt brings ladies from throughout the nation collectively on the Ranch at Ucross in northeast Wyoming for a weekend of searching, mentorship and camaraderie. It additionally raises funds and consciousness for the Wyoming Ladies’s Basis (WYWF).
The occasion continues to search out vast help throughout the nation and herald some massive names in searching. This 12 months the hunt welcomes Courtney Nicolson, a Denver-based outside author, producer and editor.
Nicolson is a senior author/producer for Outside Sportsman Group Networks, engaged on content material for Sportsman Channel, Outside Channel and World Fishing Community. Nicolson additionally writes a month-to-month column for Ladies’s Outside Information referred to as “She Guides” which spotlights ladies searching guides around the globe. She is an avid hunter and angler, however didn’t develop up searching.
Like 12 of the 44 hunters who might be taking part at this 12 months’s occasion, Nicolson’s first hunt expertise was alongside a extra skilled feminine hunter. One thing she feels is constructive.
“It’s essential that the individuals instructing searching aren’t simply males,” says Nicolson, who additionally notes she’s instructing her dad to hunt. “If searching is to proceed as a practice, we want everybody’s assist.”
Sarah Chapman, Wyoming Ladies’s Basis director, is delighted to have Nicolson in attendance. “We really feel so lucky to have somebody as skilled and enthusiastic as Courtney becoming a member of us! All the hunters can be taught a lot from her.”
Past searching, the fifth annual Wyoming Ladies’s Antelope Hunt raises consciousness of and funds for the Wyoming Ladies’s Basis whose mission is to assist ladies obtain financial self-sufficiency.
The Wyoming Ladies’s Antelope Hunt might be Oct. 12-15 on the Ranch at Ucross, 17 miles outdoors of Buffalo. The occasion offers coaching on all facets of searching, from harvesting to processing. For extra data go to www.WyomingWomensAntelopeHunt.org or name 307.721.7007.
In regards to the Wyoming Ladies’s Basis
The Wyoming Ladies’s Basis is a precedence fund of the Wyoming Neighborhood Basis, which granted out over $6 million to nonprofits throughout the state in 2016. The Ladies’s Basis builds on a everlasting endowment that may guarantee funding to reinforce the lives of ladies and ladies in Wyoming for generations to come back. It makes grants to organizations that assist Wyoming ladies and ladies attain financial self-sufficiency, creates statewide consciousness of the obstacles to financial self-sufficiency, and helps techniques change to get rid of these obstacles. Since its inception in 1999, the muse has invested greater than $832,000 into virtually 100 organizations. Be taught extra at www.wywf.org.