2017 9th Annual
Women in the Wild
  April 21,22 & 23, 2017 
Mission: To provide women who participate with a safe and fun environment in which to familiarize themselves with some of the many outdoor recreational opportunities in the Coastal Bend.

Goals:
  • To empower women by teaching them new skills.
  • To encourage networking among women with like interests that will provide a support group in further endeavors.
  • To create a stress free environment for women to enjoy the learning process without the pressure to master any one thing but enabling familiarization in new skills.
About the Event
The event takes place over the weekend with participants choosing four (4) hands-on classes for the weekend. Top-notch instructors and volunteers will assist participants throughout the event.  This is a first come, first serve basis on both the entry into the event as well as for the classes. We will be limiting registration to the first 100 women ages 18 and older.

The 2017 event will be held at Port Bay Hunting Club at 310 Port Bay Road in Rockport. The Saturday mixer will be held at Poor Man's Country Club.
Cost
Early Registrations: $135 per participant for entries postmarked by February 28.
Regular Registration: $160 per participant for entries postmarked between March 1-31
Late Registration: $175 per participant for entries postmarked after April 1.
Once all slots are filled a wait list will be started.

Entry fee includes participation in four (4) of the listed events, a bag full of goodies, dinner on Saturday night at the mixer, lunch and snacks on Saturday and Sunday and non-alcoholic beverages throughout. This is a day camp situation, lodging is NOT provided. We will send out information about special deals with your confirmation packet.

CANCELLATION POLICY: If a participant cancels prior to February 28 a full refund will be issued. All cancellations from March 1-March 31 will receive a full refund minus a $35 processing fee. There will be no refunds after April 1st.
Make Checks payable to: T.O.W.N. Rockport
Please mail entries to:
Women in the Wild c/o TOWN Rockport
P.O. Box 2636
Rockport, Texas 78381

Any questions email at townrockport@yahoo.com
Equipment
Sensible shoes are a must, this event is on a ranch not on pavement, and walking will be required.  Long pants are a good idea to combat mosquitoes.  Please bring a lawn chair, jacket, sunglasses, bug spray, sun screen, etc. Dress comfortably and appropriate to activities.
Schedule
Friday:
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Check In at Poor Man's Country Club

Saturday:
7:00 - 7:30 a.m.  Late check in at Port Bay Hunting Club
7:30 - 8:15 a.m.  Orientation/Group Photo
8:30 - 10:45 a.m. Class Activity #1
11:00 - 11:45 a.m.    Lunch
12:00  - 2:15 p.m.     Class Activity #2
2:15 - 3:00 p.m.   Review of the day
3:00 - 6:00 p.m.   Free time
6:00 - 9:30 p.m.   Social Mixer/Dinner/Raffles at Poor Man's Country Club

Sunday:
7:30 - 7:45 a.m.    Early morning instruction
8:00 - 10:15 a.m.   Class Activity #3
10:30 - 12:45 p.m.      Class Activity #4
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.    Lunch and Closing Remarks


Please be sure to dress for the weather especially if participating in the kayaking.  The water may still be cool and the weather may be as well.  This event will not be canceled unless the weather is severe and we will shift events as needed to accommodate the weather.
Weather
SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Interested in sponsoring Women in the Wild? Please email info@townrockport.org for more information.




2017 Courses Offered
See Course Descriptions on Registration Form
THANKS TO OUR WOMEN IN THE WILD SPONSORS AND SUPPORTERS!
2017 Registration Form
Online registration is currently not available, but we are accepting mail-in registrations. Sorry for the inconvenience!
-Firearms -Gun Safety, Cleaning and Maintenance
-Intermediate/Advanced Archery  -Intro to Archery
-Fishing - Basic   -Fishing - Advanced
-Intro Dutch Oven Cooking   -Intro Outdoor Survival
-Intro to Hunting         -Field Science
-Game Processing     -Self Defense
-Stand Up Paddle Boarding   -Geocaching    
-Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga     -Kayaks
-Kayak Fishing

The "Women in the Wild Donation Form" can be found by clicking the 'FORMS' tab from the Home Page