South Dakota -(Ammoland.com)- Are you and your family interested in learning a new outdoor activity together?
Here’s your chance!
The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks’ (GFP) Outdoor Campus-West in Rapid City will host its fourth annual Outdoor University on Saturday, July 11, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. MDT.
“Outdoor University provides something for everyone,” said Chad Tussing, director of the Outdoor Campus-West in Rapid City. “Individuals and families can enjoy a variety of outdoor activities no matter if they are an avid outdoors person or just getting started. Spend an hour or the whole day here.”
Individuals and families can try canoeing, archery, air rifles, fishing, kayaking and fly casting. Attendees can also learn about how GFP manages the natural resources of western South Dakota at hands-on stations.
South Dakota Public Broadcasting is sponsoring a presentation by Emily Graslie, Rapid City native and star of the YouTube channel, The Brain Scoop. Emily’s presentation starts at 11 a.m. and will highlight her experiences at the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago.
A kids’ area will feature soft target shooting and other fun outdoor games and crafts, including a giant yard mural. Several other organizations, such as Badlands National Park and The Museum of Geology, will have booths with activities as well.