Intro to Deer Hunting (formerly called Deer Day) – August 9, 2014

Saturday August 9, Forest Lake Sportsman’s Club, Forest Lake.  Open to all family members’ ages 10+.  Fee $15/family – use registration form attached.  This is …

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August 23 – Women Hunting and Fishing Planning Summit!!

Women Hunting and Fishing wants your help to define our key initiatives and direction going forward.  We are holding our annual planning meeting on Saturday …

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Upland Bird Day – September 13, 2014

Sat, Sept 13, Rosemount.  Fee $10/family – use attached registration form.  Learn the basics of upland bird hunting; learn field dress, how to hunt with/without …

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Introduction to Deer Grandma Stories

Rewritten for Women Hunting & Fishing in All Seasons by Elizabeth A. Wilkens 2012 In 2001, I finished a small book containing nine stories about …

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A SPECIAL BIRTHDAY PRESENT

Deer Grandma, Story One   Early November of 1964.  My husband, Dan, and I were on our way to his parents’ farm in East-Central Minnesota.  …

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HANGING OUT THE WASH

Deer Grandma, Story Two A very warm start to a November weekend.  It would probably be the last opportunity I would have to hang the …

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WHEN IS A DOE NOT A DOE?

Deer Grandma, Story Three Pleasant daytime temperatures, cool nights.  The dull green of late summer foliage was turning into shades of brown, yellow and red.  …

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RIDGES

Deer Grandma, Story Four   Intense cold.  Even the trees were complaining, making sharp and loud booming noises to anything willing to listen.  Even the …

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TREASURED SEASONS

Deer Grandma, Story Five Seldom did I drive down this road.  I usually walked, often with the children, through fields and woods, to get to …

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FOUR POSTER

Deer Grandma, Story Six   To me, this was the Cadillac of stands.  It was on the northeast corner of our property where our land …

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