Snipe Hunting

Snipe, Soras and Other Rails: The Misunderstood Birds of September

Get your bird seasons started early with the overlooked game birds of September “They’re just a bunch of gooney birds! Why waste time on them?” I’ve heard some say...

How to Locate Snipe – A Habitat Guide

Here is a basic foundation to finding snipe habitat for this bird hunting season. Mention upland bird habitat and more than likely images of thick emerging stands of aspen,...

Wilson’s Snipe – An Upland Game Bird Profile

The Wilson’s Snipe is a real and worthy pursuit (Gallinago delicata). Perhaps no other bird is so widely misunderstood than the Wilson’s snipe, a bird made famous for its...

Snipe Hunting—It’s No Prank

Snipe Hunting may just be the early season challenge to get you ready for other game birds. We have all heard the old camp prank of snipe hunting. You send some unsuspecting...