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Local and State YHEC

YHEC at the local level is a basic introduction for youth who are interested in hunting. State YHEC events are at an intermediate level and require youth to have completed a hunter safety course. Local and state YHEC events must feature at least one of the following responsibility/educational events and one of the following shooting events:

Responsibility Events

Hunter Responsibility Exam

Test your knowledge of hunter safety, ethics, responsibility and laws

Hunter Safety Trail

Demonstrate your knowledge of safe hunting practices in various hunting situations

Orienteering

Prove you know how to navigate a course utilizing a map and compass

Wildlife Identification

Identify tracks, hides, feathers, and signs of North American wildlife

Shooting Events

.22 Rifle

Utilize a .22 rifle to shoot at action-type or life-size game targets

Shotgun

Demonstrate your shotgun shooting skills across multiple hunters' clay stations

Muzzleloader

Use a muzzleloading rifle with open sights to shoot at action-type or life-size game targets

Archery

Walk through a course with life size animal targets

Find Your Local Or State YHEC Event

Listed below are all upcoming local and state events throughout the country. If you are unable to find an event near you, please contact us at (800) 492-4868 opt 3 or email us at yhec@nrahq.org.

Date State or Local Location City State Contact
May 25, 2017 Local Eastern Nebraska Gun Club Cedar Creek Nebraska Beckie Fletcher
Day: 816-830-9365
Evening: 712-256-1236
elizabeckie@msn.com
May 27, 2017 Local Heart Mountain Rod and Gun Club Powell Wyoming Bobie Miller
307-899-0173
bbshw@live.com
June 1, 2017 Local Eastern Nebraska Gun Club Cedar Creek Nebraska Beckie Fletcher
Day: 816-830-9365
Evening: 712-256-1236
elizabeckie@msn.com
June 2, 2017 State AIMCOMM Fairbanks Alaska Cassie Pinkel
907-978-2862
yhecdirector@aimcomm.org
June 2, 2017 State NRA Whittington Center Raton New Mexico Rick Andes
575-799-7285
Nailbender2@plateutel.net
June 2-4, 2017 State Wesley Woods Camp Indianola Iowa Donise Petersen
515-205-8709
Donise.petersen@dnr.iowa.gov
June 3, 2017 State Tri-County Rod & Gun Club Kansas City Kansas Steve Letcher
913-788-3606
kansasyhec@hotmail.com
June 3, 2017 State North River Retreat Delray West Virginia John Gavitt
540-539-9873
northriver@live.com
June 3-4, 2017 State Chemung Rod & Gun Club Breesport New York Rich Lathrop
607-425-4207
rlathrop11@gmail.com
June 4, 2017 State Camp Grant Walker 4-H Camp Pollock Louisiana Jeff DeBlieux
985-855-9619
jeffdebliexiv@charter.net
June 8, 2017 State C.A. Vines 4-H Center Little Rock Arkansas Gary Jobe
713-253-7914
jobepack@hotmail.com
June 8, 2017 Local Eastern Nebraska Gun Club Cedar Creek Nebraska Beckie Fletcher
Day: 816-830-9365
Evening: 712-256-1236
elizabeckie@msn.com
June 9, 2017 State United Sportsmen Club Jefferson City Missouri Jerrold Brooks
417-839-0884
cvojdbrooks@aol.com
June 10, 2017 Local Medicine Lodge Medicine Lodge Kansas Jarrod Davis
316-347-1749
kansasyhec@gmail.com
June 10, 2017 State Redmond Rod and Gun Club Redmond Oregon Carl Shaver
541-881-7991
csbcshaver@gmail.com
June 10, 2017 State Upton Gun Club Upton Wyoming Rick Rothleutner
307-281-9980
rrothleutner@yahoo.com
June 15, 2017 Local Eastern Nebraska Gun Club Cedar Creek Nebraska Beckie Fletcher
Day: 816-830-9365
Evening: 712-256-1236
elizabeckie@msn.com
June 16, 2017 State Richmond Hunting Club Richmond Illinois Melissa Martin
Day: 847-931-0698
Evening: 847-651-9718
Mmartin0698@me.com
June 17, 2017 Local Kids Outdoor Sports Camp Red Bluff California Judy Oswald
530-304-2520
judyoswald@westyost.net
June 17, 2017 State Potomac Fish & Game Club Williamsport Maryland Teresa Rasche
301-524-4933
t.rasche@yahoo.com
June 17, 2017 Local Jones Farm Aline Oklahoma Preston and Christy Jones
580-541-2445
iceeholic@gmail.com
June 17, 2017 State Scotia Range State College Pennsylvania Charlie Fox
570-297-4642
pgc5@frontier.com
June 22, 2017 Local Eastern Nebraska Gun Club Cedar Creek Nebraska Beckie Fletcher
Day: 816-830-9365
Evening: 712-256-1236
elizabeckie@msn.com
June 23, 2017 State Boone and Crockett Club Dupuyer Montana Luke Coccoli
406-472-3311
luke@boone-crockett.org
June 24, 2017 State Nelson County Bullseyes Bardstown Kentucky Tim Culver
502-507-9015
Tculver1970@hotmail.com
June 24, 2017 Local Chippewa City Shooting Association Sault Ste Marie Michigan Debi Pinkel
517-485-6391
statemyhec07@aol.com
June 24, 2017 Local A-1 Archery Center Hudson Wisconsin Dana Keller
715-386-1217
danakeller@a1archerystore.com
July 1, 2017 State NFAA Easton Yankton Archery Center Yankton South Dakota Jos Jaime
info@neyac.org
605-260-9282
July 15, 2017 State Carson Rifle and Pistol Club Carson City Nevada Randall Brooks
Phone: 775-350-7800
training@carsonguns.com
July 22, 2017 Local Shawangunk Fish & Game Middletown New York James Cole
845-629-4836
colby12360@yahoo.com
July 29, 2017 State Anderson Farms Oakland Tennessee Johnny McFarland
901-832-8698
johnnymc57@bellsouth.net
August 19, 2017 Local Johnsburg Jr. Outdoor Club Johnsburg New York Erika Patton
518-494-2417
erika.patton@upstateagency.com
August 26-27, 2017 State Capital Area Sportsman League Lansing Michigan Debi Pinkel
517-485-6391
statemyhec07@aol.com
October 5, 2017 Local Grapevine Faith Christian School Grapevine Texas Kory Hicks
817-437-3545
kory.hicks@grapevinefaith.com
October 7, 2017 State Oklahoma City Gun Club Stillwater Oklahoma Carey Pribil
580-278-1660
iceeholic@gmail.com
October 7, 2017 Local Blue Hills Sportsmen's Club Cameron Wisconsin Chuck Harrison
715-456-8415
grannybeeb@citizens-tel.net
October 14, 2017 State Arlington Sportsman Club Mansfield Texas 817-236-3158
mrdavidhammonds@att.net
October 15, 2017 State Roger Sykes Outdoor Educational Complex Louisville Nebraska Christy Christiansen
402-471-5547
christy.christiansen@nebraska.gov
November 5, 2017 State Auburn Sportsman’s Club Auburn Massachusetts 774-696-8262
Nishanj2000@yahoo.com

Want To Know More 

For more information about YHEC, contact Youth Hunter Education at (800) 492-4868 opt. 3 or yhec@nrahq.org