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American Woodcock – An Upland Game Bird Profile

Hunting the Comical Bird of Many Names the American Woodcock (Scolopax minor). The American woodcock is known by many nicknames: timberdoodle, bogsucker, mud snipe, timber...

How to Clean a Shotgun – Preserving Legacy

Knowing how to clean a shotgun is a basic part of being an upland hunter. “They come out of the gun cabinet clean and by golly they are going back in the same way,” I...

Grouse Hunting Should be on Everyone’s Bucket List

Hunting the “King of the Birds” is more than just another bird in the bag—it’s one-of-a-kind. Bird hunting is a fine experience no matter what the quarry. From wild...

Upland Purists and Opportunist- We’re in this Together

At the end of the day, Upland Purists and Opportunists have the same goal. The older I get, the more I’ve realized that everyone has their own way of hunting. This is...

Bird Dog Tracking with a Bell, Beeper, and GPS?

Bird Dog Tracking with a Bell, Beeper and GPS may be more practical than you think. Imagine yourself making your way through a favorite cover on a crisp October morning with a...

Ruffed Grouse –An Upland Game Bird Profile

The Ruffed Grouse is the Bird that Makes the North Woods Alive (Bonasa umbellus). This upland game bird, also called a partridge, has easily captured the hearts and interests of...

Do it Yourself Prairie Chicken Hunting

The saying here is “Winner Winner, Prairie Chicken Dinner” or DIY Prairie Chicken Hunting Tips. For many upland hunters, the Greater Prairie Chicken (Tympanuchus...

Greater Prairie Chicken – An Upland Game Bird Profile

Hunting the Ghostly-Sounding and Comical Greater Prairie Chicken (Tympanuchus cupido). If you’ve never seen a greater prairie chicken, you’re missing out on an extremely...

Why Upland Hunting is the Ultimate City Escape

The Ultimate City Escape is in the covers of the Upland World. Long before I was head first into upland hunting, I was a diehard bowhunter—or more accurately a diehard urban...

The Old Reliables, The Finest Guns in the World, and Guns of Lasting Fame

Parker Shotguns—and other Classic American Shotguns. Hunters have been discussing classic American shotguns for as long as wing shooting has existed in our country....