Each year hundreds of thousands of young people complete a hunter education course and go afield with their families and friends. Here are a few examples of the adventures that await young hunters.

Colorado youth hunt

This student completed a hunter education course and signed up for a youth hunt in Colorado. He bagged an elk and a mule deer in his first year of hunting.

This is Drew and his Dad Andy. Drew is admiring his first pheasant, taken on a farm in southwestern Ohio.

Girl with her first deer on a Minnesota youth hunt.

This young lady shot her first deer on a cold morning in Minnesota. This hunt was sponsored by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.