Ruffed Grouse

Rick Affuso looks at his American Brittany while training
#80 | All About The Dogs with Rick Affuso – Project Upland Podcast

Talking bird dog training, the American Brittany, and the NAVHDA Invitational Rick Affuso is a…

a bird hunter in Maine shows a ruffed grouse fan
Ruffed Grouse Hunting in Maine: The Season is Here

The author, a Maine native, explores ruffed grouse hunting tactics and scouting in the North…

Greg Cronkhite of Dakota 283 Kennels
#79 | Gun Dog Kennels Built to Last a Lifetime with Greg Cronkhite – Project Upland Podcast

Greg Cronkhite, founder and owner of Dakota 283 Kennels joins the Project Upland Podcast to…

bird hunters inside grouse camp at warden worry
How to Tell a Hunting Story – The Legend of Wardens Worry

The author looks into the myths, legends, and rituals of hunting stories in the North…

Michigan grouse hunters using flushing dogs.
Flushing Grouse – A Ruffed Grouse Society Film

Exploring the World of Ruffed Grouse Hunting with Flushing Dogs For many the idea of…

David Radulovich shooting skeet
#77 | World Class Wingshooting with David Radulovich – Project Upland Podcast

Have you ever wondered what parallels there might be between shooting clay targets and wingshooting…

A ruffed grouse drums on a log in grouse habitat
#76 | Grouse Habitat Q&A with Ann Jandernoa – Project Upland Podcast

“As you get into the second and third week of October, you need to start…

A grouse hunter holds a ruffed grouse fan open during a hunt.
Understanding the Threat Response of Ruffed Grouse in Hunting

Musing on the accelerated evolution of grouse behavior and grouse hunting tactics. Some years ago…

Del Whitman hunting sharptailed grouse
#75 | Shotguns, Gun Fit and Wingshooting with Del Whitman – Project Upland Podcast

Do you know if your shotgun fits you? Do you know how to decipher the…

A woodcock hunter in New Hampshire during October bird season.
Live for October – A Hunting Mentor Film

Take a journey on a hunter mentor trip in New Hampshire for ruffed grouse and…

A hound barks and a squirrel while small game hunting in Kentucky.
Small Game and Bird Hunting in Kentucky

Exploring small game hunting dates and Opportunities in the state of Kentucky While most of…

A bird dog retrieves a ring neck pheasant.
Ten Most Popular Upland Game Birds in North America and the Most Obscure

A look into the most popular upland game birds according to the Project Upland audience.…

Craig Doherty training one of his grouse dogs.
#72 | Building A Grouse Dog with Craig Doherty of Wild Apple Kennel – Project Upland Podcast

“We always have an eye on the end game which is to have a grouse…

Kevin Sheppard approaching a pointed bird.
#71 | Upland Bird Habitat with Kevin Sheppard of American Bird Conservancy

Forester, conservationist, and upland hunter, Kevin Sheppard of the American Bird Conservancy lives and breathes…

Paul Fuller Bird Dogs Afield
#70 | Bird Dogs Afield with Paul Fuller

Long before there was Project Upland, there was Bird Dogs Afield. Today the upland hunting…

A.H. Fox and Savage Fox A Grade
#69 | New versus Old Comparison of the Fox A Grade with Gregg Elliot – Project Upland Podcast

Could this latest iteration of Fox shotguns live up to the name of the A.H.…

an upland hunter holds a ruffed grouse with friends.
A Full Guide to Ruffed Grouse Hunting

Get an accelerated education on ruffed grouse hunting for this fall Whether you live in…

Ben Jones hunting with his English setter Ace
#67 | Ben Jones President of the Ruffed Grouse Society – Project Upland Podcast

Get an inside look at the future of the Ruffed Grouse Society with the new…

Sam Stein, Conservation Ambassador at Wyoming Wildlife Federation
#66 | Feathers, Films and Fun with Wyoming Wildlife Federation – Project Upland

A jump-off point to some of the finest upland bird hunting in Wyoming, Lander was…

Andy Duffy explaining how to shoot a side by side shotgun
#62 | Shooting the Breeze and Birds with Andy Duffy – Project Upland Podcast

Joined by Andy Duffy, champion competitive shooter and world renowned shooting instructor, we discuss the…

A ruffed grouse walking through snow leaving tracks
Understanding Tracks and Other Game Bird Signs

Identifying clues left in the deserts, mountains, uplands and woods when bird hunting. “I’ve got…