Outdoor Missouri is a paradise for hunters and anglers, and there's a long list of other fun things you can do outside, too. Use this section to get acquainted with everything from birding to woodworking for wildlife.
Sharpen your outdoor skills
Your nature activities can be safer and more satisfying if you increase your knowledge and hone your skills. At regional offices, shooting range and outdoor education centers, and other locations throughout the state, the Department offers outdoor skills classes, including hunting, fishing, bird watching, canoeing, kayaking and many others.
MDC protects and manages Missouri's fish, forest, and wildlife resources. We also facilitate your participation in resource-management activities, and we provide opportunities for you to use, enjoy and learn about nature.