Sooty Grouse

A hunter listens for a sooty grouse hoot while hunting in Alaska.
How to Hunt Sooty Grouse During the Spring Hoot

Hunting sooty grouse in the spring months in Alaska is an unusual adventure with plenty…

a bird hunter using binoculars
Glassing for Upland Birds

Exploring the unorthodox approach of using binoculars for upland bird hunting. Somewhere out there in…

A hunter social distance hunting with his dog.
#PublicGrouse Social Distancing – Limited Online Release

The #PublicGrouse film tour is going virtual and worldwide for 7 days this May. The…

A grouse takes flight on a prairie
What Defines the Grouse (Galliformes) Family?

Similarities and Differences within the Grouse Family of North America, also known as Galliformes. The…

A bird hunter on public lands in Utah hunting for the grouse species ptarmigan
Public Grouse Film Tour – A Feature Film on Grouse Hunting

Coming in Early 2020, a one-hour feature film featuring the story of the Public Grouse…

A bird hunter with a Himalayan Snowcock in Nevada.
Bird Hunting in Nevada for Chukar, Grouse, Himalayan Snowcock, and Quail

Nevada offers a wide range of upland bird hunting opportunities from the iconic Chukar to…

A chukar hunter walking the mountains in Washington.
Hunting Washington for Grouse, Quail, Pheasant and More

Northwest knows best — especially when it comes to good quail hunting, forest grouse and…

A blue grouse in the woods.
Splitting the Blue Grouse into the Sooty and Dusky Grouse

Learn why the blue grouse was split into two subspecies as well as identifying birds…

A male sooty grouse displaying feathers.
Sooty Grouse (Dendragapus fuliginosus) – The Rare Blue Grouse Subspecies

Hunting the ever-challenging coastal Blue Grouse known as the sooty grouse (Dendragapus fuliginosus). The sooty…