NASP (National Archery in the Schools Program)
NASP is designed to introduce youth to the lifelong sport of archery. The program is a cooperative effort between state education and wildlife agencies, focusing on students in grades 4 through 12. Learn more at www.nasparchery.com.
Youth Field Days
Youth Field Days introduce participants to outdoor sports through supervised hands-on activities. These events are usually held from May until the end of September. Activities vary for each event, but usually include archery, trapping, hunting, fishing, canoeing, boating, and much more. Learn more at www.pgc.state.pa.us.
Junior Pheasant Hunts
These are special hunting opportunities for youth between 12 and 16 years of age, who have successfully completed the basic Hunter-Trapper Education course. Each year, sportsmen’s organizations from around the state host these events. Hunting licenses are not required, but participants must wear the necessary amount of fluorescent orange and be accompanied by an adult. Learn more at www.pgc.state.pa.us.