ODNR invites women to a weekend full of adventures

Outdoor weekend for women

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources will host its eighth annual Ohio Women’s Outdoor Adventure Weekend at Hueston Woods State Park and Lodge, September 16-18.

Organized by the ODNR’s Parks and Boating, Forestry and Wildlife divisions, Ohio Women’s Outdoor Adventure is a weekend program that introduces women to outdoor skills such as boating, fishing, hunting and nature programming. . It is open to women over the age of 16 (minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian) and is designed for beginners.


This year’s participants will be able to choose from a variety of outdoor activities and sessions including kayaking, disc golf, sailing, stand up paddle boarding, fishing, dutch oven cooking, hiking, gun basics and more.

Participants will spend the weekend at the Hueston Woods State Park Lodge and Conference Center, located in College Corner, Ohio, near Oxford. Hueston Woods’ thousands of acres of land and water offer many areas to explore. Guests will have access to the indoor and outdoor pools, restaurant and lounge, and championship golf course.