September 10, 2015
The free event will take place at Eckman’s Hunting Preserve, 988 E. 1900 Rd., Baldwin City, from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lunch will be provided.
The day’s activities will begin with a safety refresher and warm-up clay shooting, followed by morning and afternoon hunts. Those not hunting may shoot additional clays or enjoy the family fun day activities, including archery, pellet gun shooting, and a casting challenge.
Hunts will be available for youth hunters age 12-15 with an adult sponsor, and women, on a first-come, first-served basis. For specifics on license requirements, visit ksoutdoors.com and click “Hunting,” then “Fees, Licenses & Permits.”
About the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism:
As a public steward of the Kansas natural resources, the mission of the Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism is to: Conserve and enhance Kansas natural heritage, its wildlife and its habitats–to assure future generations the benefits of the state’s diverse, living resources; Provide the public with opportunities for the use and appreciation of the natural resources of Kansas, consistent with the conservation of those resources; Inform the public of the status of the natural resources of Kansas to promote understanding and gain assistance in achieving this mission.
For more information on KDWPT, please visit www.kdwpt.state.ks.us.