Bitterroot Valley Plans Hunter Education Classes
The Hunter Education classes from Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks will start next week in Hamilton and Corvallis.
The free classes are scheduled this month and next in four places in the Bitterroot Valley, according to an FWP news release. Students must be at least 11 years old. Anyone born after January 1, 1985 must present a Hunter Education Certificate to purchase a Montana hunting license.
A Mandatory orientation is Monday, February 17, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. for registered students and a parent or legal guardian. Classes will be 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. February 24, 25, 27 and March 3, 4, 6, 10 at Hamilton Assembly of God Church, 601 West Main, with a field course Saturday March 8.
A mandatory orientation is Tuesday, February 18, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. for registered students and a parent or legal guardian. Their classes will be in March. The classes will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. March 3rd through the 7th at the Corvallis High School Library.
A mandatory orientation is Wednesday, February 26 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. for students and a parent or legal guardian. Classes are from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on March 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7. All classes will be at the Darby School Lunch Room.
Classes will be March 3 through March 8, with orientation taking place at the first class. Each session will be 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. A parent or legal guardian must also come to the March 3 session.
If you have questions, call the Missoula office of Fish Wildlife and Park at (406) 542-5500. You can register online at the FWP website.