Head to Sandhill in April

Discussion in 'Outdoor News' started by Wisconsin DNR News, Apr 4, 2016.

  1. By Central Office March 31, 2016

    Contact(s): Britt Searles, DNR wildlife conservation educator, 715-884-6335

    BABCOCK, Wis. - Spring has arrived, and wildlife activity is beginning to pick up. April events at Sandhill Wildlife Area include an outdoor cooking class and an opportunity to create a walking stick.

    • Saturday, May 7, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. - Outdoor Cooking Course

    Great food makes any outdoor experience better - join Laura Huber and learn techniques to prepare delicious outdoor meals. This workshop will specialize in the use of Dutch ovens. Participants must register before April 29 - a $20 registration fee includes a meal and refreshments. This course will be limited to 25 people.

    • Saturday, June 11, 8:30 a.m. - Create Your Own Hiking Stick

    At this June event, will have the opportunity to create a walking stick from natural wood. Decorations and materials will be provided onsite. Registration is required one week in advance, and will cost $5 for each participant. For registration information, call 715-652-3131 or complete an online registration form and mail to Sandhill Wildlife Area, 1715 County Hwy X, Babcock, Wis. This event is sponsored by the Friends of Sandhill.

    Remember, it is never too early to start your deer season preparations - applications for fall 2016 learn to Hunt events at Sandhill are now available online. For more information, visit dnr.wi.gov and search keywords "Learn to Hunt."

    For more information regarding events at Sandhill, contact Britt Searles, DNR wildlife conservation educator, at 715-884-6335 or via email at [email protected]. For more information regarding the wildlife area, search keyword "p>
    Last Revised: Thursday, March 31, 2016