ruffed grouse Tag Archive

#2 | Camp Thunderbird – Brandon Smith – Project Upland Podcast

The Project Upland Podcast is back with episode two this week. On this week’s episode of the Project Upland Podcast, host Nick Larson is joined by Brandon Smith of Wisconsin...

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...

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 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...

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...

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...

The Art of Pausing on an Upland Hunt

How Taking Your Time Can Equal More Birds on an Upland Hunt. If you’re like most hunters, you probably feel like there’s just not enough time for hunting. Schedules seem to...