Prairie Chicken Hunting

Guide to Hunting Prairie Chickens in Kansas

Learn how to hunt the greater prairie chicken in the legendary Flint Hills and Smoky Hills of central Kansas. Orange and purple colors streaked low across the Kansas sky. Shadows...

Hunting Prairie Chickens in the Late Season

Exploring late season tactics for prairie chicken hunting. In another hour, the sun will start to peek its way over the Kansas horizon. Each time I exhale, small plumes of warm...

How to Identify the Difference in Prairie Grouse on the Hunt

Learn to identify the differences between a prairie chicken and a sharp-tailed grouse. A trio of hunters spaced out over forty yards from each other with two dogs covering the...

Hunting Prairie Chickens in September – The Kansas “Grouse” Opener

Mix up your early season with prairie chicken in Kansas During the month of September bird hunters are doing one of two things: hunting doves or some type of grouse, albeit blue,...

The Boom Heard Across the Prairie

A chance to watch the spring mating rites of the Greater Prairie-Chicken. The genus name for the greater prairie-chicken, Tympanuchus, comes from an ancient Greek word that...

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...