Ruffed Grouse Hunting

How to Choose Shot Sizes and Chokes by the Seasons – Grouse Hunting

Knowing how to choose shot sizes and chokes for grouse hunting can increase your success. Let’s be honest, there are a lot of mistakes that can be made while hunting upland...

Grouse Hunting Hack – Know what they are Eating

Try this Grouse hunting hack on slow days in your covers However predictable we think Ruffed Grouse are when they feed, it only goes so far. Some days I wake up wanting eggs and...

How to Identify Ruffed Grouse Habitat

Where to Find Ruffed Grouse Habitat Throughout the Country If you’re going to be a successful Ruffed Grouse hunter, you need to learn where the birds are hiding. Distance walked...

Google Maps for Bird Hunting—Mobile Apps in Hunting

How to use Google Maps for Bird Hunting this season. In almost every aspect of our lives today, technology has crept in and changed the way we view it. Upland bird hunting is no...

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...

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...

Overcoming the Shy Trigger Finger

Do You Suffer from Trigger Finger Paralysis? Like many grouse hunters out there, I often suffer from a shy trigger finger. Even last fall, I was walking along a wide open trail...

Chip Hidinger—Ruffed Grouse Society #HealthyForests Campaign

Chip Hidinger, an Arizona native, shares his new Virginia Upland Adventures in the #HealthyForests Film Campaign. Chip Hidinger lives in Midlothian, Virginia and is a member of...

Jason Dowd—Ruffed Grouse Society #HealthyForests Campaign

Jay Dowd shares his passion for the Ruffed Grouse Society in the #HealthyForests Film Campaign.  Jay Dowd is 37 years and from Flint, Michigan. A Former tattoo artist and current...