GLASGOW, Mont. (NMB) – The last Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks hunter and bowhunter education course dates have been set for the Glasgow area.
A press release says that on Wednesday, August 7th, the bowhunter education adult field course will take place from 5:15 to 9:15 PM. Starting Monday, August 12th and running through the 15th, the hunter education classroom course will be held from 5:15 to 8:45 each evening. And on Wednesday, August 28th, the hunter education adult field course will take place from 5:15 to 9:15 PM.
For youth to be eligible to hunt and be fully certified during the 2019 season, hunters must be 12-years old by January 16th, 2020. For the adult field courses, adults must pass the online hunter education or bowhunter education online courses and receive a Field Day Qualifier Certificate. This certificate and a picture ID are necessary to obtain entrance into the field course.
Archery hunters must have purchased a Montana bow and arrow license prior to hunting during the archery-only season.
All students must register online at fwp.mt.gov. FWP Region 6 is still in need of hunter and bowhunter education instructors.