Women’s Wilderness Weekend at Patoka Lake Set for April 24-26

(PATOKA) – Join in a women’s only event to learn outdoor skills in a relaxed environment on Friday, April 24 through Sunday, April 26.

This event will start at the Patoka Lake Nature Center and include overnight camping for the duration of the weekend. Women ages 16 and older can participate in activities including in-depth archery lessons, kayaking, kayak fishing, Dutch oven cooking, basic bushcraft, wild edibles, wilderness first-aid, yoga, trap shooting, rifle, boat operations, self- defense, wildlife tracking, beginner birding, beginner bow hunter, hunting basics and more.

Meals will be provided on Saturday and Sunday. Camping will take place in the modern electric campgrounds.

This event is being sponsored by the Dubois County Shooting Sports Instructor Council.

Pre-registration is required by April 10th. There is a registration fee of
$65/participant and is limited to 90 participants.

For more information or to register, call the Patoka Lake Nature Center at