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All Women’s Shooting/Hunting Class

Join NRA's Women's Wilderness Escape for two days of long range shooting and hunting instruction at the Queen Mountain Lodge, near Evanston, Wyoming.

June 7-10, 2018



You must be a U.S. Citizen or a U.S. Person - a natural person who is a lawful permanent resident as defined in 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(20) or who is a protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3) to participate in this course.

Fourteen students will have the opportunity to learn new shooting skills on the Camilla, Weatherby's first rifle designed by women for women. Each student will have her own Camilla, topped with a Freedom Scopes 4-12x40 from Leupold to use during the class. At the end, each student will have the opportunity to purchase the Camilla and Leupold she used at VIP pricing.

This two-day course is designed for women who want to learn new shooting and hunting skills in an actual hunting environment from top long range instructors, guides and outfitters.

On day one, students will learn:

  • How to zero a rifle
  • Shooting basics that apply in the field
  • Cheek weld
  • Recoil management
  • Trigger control
  • Breathing
  • Proper grip
  • Positional shooting
  • Reading wind and mirage
  • Hunting ammo selection
  • First round hits
  • Learning your ethical hunting range
  • Rifle maintenance and cleaning

Day two will be spent at varying elevations, utilizing skills learned on day one in different hunting scenarios. Students will work in pairs while engaging targets from unknown distances in common hunting shooting positions.

You will have the opportunity to shoot across draws, uphill, downhill, all at different distances.

The Queen Mountain Lodge is about 30 minutes south of Evanston, Wyoming. To get there, fly to Salt Lake City, Utah where we will pick you up and transport you to the lodge.

What's included:

  • Airport pickup and drop off
  • Lodging (Double Occupancy)
  • Lodging
  • Two days of instruction
  • All gear and ammo provided
  • VIP pricing for Weatherby Camilla and Leupold optic

Want To Know More 

Contact us at (800) 672-7435 option 5 or email for more information.

Women's Wilderness Escape

Empowering women to explore the outdoors and the shooting sports at a once-in-a-lifetime adventure.