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#40 | The Last Frontier: Upland Hunting the Alaskan Interior with Jim McCann – Project Upland Podcast

#40 | The Last Frontier: Upland Hunting the Alaskan Interior with Jim McCann – Project Upland Podcast

Jim McCann, Alaskan upland hunter with brittany pointing dogs

Jim McCann joins the podcast to talk about his passion for upland hunting in the interior of Alaska as well as his love for bird dogs, shotguns and wild places.

On this episode, I’m joined by Jim McCann, author, photographer and Alaska upland hunter. During our conversation we talk about a number of Jim’s Alaskan adventures in pursuit of sharp-tailed grouse, ruffed grouse, spruce grouse, ptarmigan and more!  Jim and I delve deep into what it’s like upland hunting in Alaska as well as the various mixed bag hunts he has available to him. Jim is also a freelance photographer and writer who loves a good story almost as much as he loves telling one!

To learn more about Jim McCann and see more of his work, visit his website:

To purchase Jim’s first book, find it here: “Upland Hunting Alaska”

From the back cover: “Finally, hunters have the definitive book on upland bird hunting in Alaska. Learn the secrets to finding and hunting the grouse and ptarmigan of Alaska. Go along with Jim McCann as he hunts his team of dogs for ruffed grouse, sharptails, or one of the other species of upland birds in Alaska…..”

About Jim: “Jim McCann has lived in Alaska nearly fifty years and his photography and outdoor writing focuses on the great Alaska outdoors. He’s been an ‘Active’ member of the Outdoor Writers Association of America since 1986, and his writing and award-winning photography have appeared in over 100 magazines, several books, calendars, and advertisements. Jim McCann is the author of the acclaimed book, ‘Upland Hunting in Alaska.'”

As always, I hope you enjoy this episode of the Project Upland podcast and thank you for listening! Let us know what you think about the show as well as what you’d like to hear about on future episodes by commenting below or sending me an email directly:

Get it on iTunes: Project Upland Podcast – Episode 40

The Project Upland Podcast is brought to you in part by: Pineridge Grouse Camp – Adventure AwaitsOnX Hunt & Gumleaf USA

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