Woodcock Hunting

Targeting Worms with GIS Soil Data to find Woodcock Habitat

A Connecticut Woodsman tests theories of targeting worms for good Woodcock Habitat. If I could smell a bird, walk effortlessly through thick brush, and cover ten times as much...

Timber Rocket – A Project Upland Original Film

A Short film collaboration with the Modern Wild, dedicated to the passion of American Woodcock hunting. The Modern Wild and Project Upland converged in the “ruff...

Camp Thunderbird – A Wisconsin Bird Hunting Film

Camp Thunderbird is the Story of a Grouse Camp Epoch Brandon Smith and Laine Jewell are not your cookie cutter bird hunters. In fact, the journey to becoming bird hunters came in...

The Unholy Art of Hunting Woodcock Without a Dog

Hunting woodcock without a dog is a culture in of itself. Long before it was submerged into the vast realm of gun dogs, a subculture amongst a subculture. Like many Northwoods...

Camp Thunderbird – Official Trailer and Teaser

Watch Lutz, a German shorthaired pointer, work a cover and make an epic point in this teaser from the feature film Camp Thunderbird. Wisconsin is home to the Ruffed Grouse capital...

How to Identify American Woodcock Habitat

Where and How to Find American Woodcock Habitat Throughout the Country The American woodcock shares a lot of its range and prime habitat with the ruffed grouse. Where they occur,...

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...

A Look in the History and Life of the American Woodcock

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

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...

Moving Forward – A Wounded Warrior Project Hunting Video

Project Upland and Ruffed Grouse Society honor the veterans of the Wounded Warrior Project. Ruffed Grouse Society presents, along with Cabela’s Outdoor Fund and Moving...