Spruce Grouse

plucked upland bird legs rest on a table.
How to Remove Tendons from Upland Bird Legs

If bird meat isn’t prepared properly, tendons can become hard to navigate in a meal…

a ptarmigan grouse stands on a rock in Alaska
Small Game and Bird Hunting in Alaska, Season Dates, Licenses Fees, and New Rules

The adventures of small game and bird hunting are ready for the taking on the…

Meadow Kouffeld, Bailey Petersen and Heather Shaw
#96 | Wildlife Biology, Wingshooting and Three Women That Share a Passion for Both – Project Upland Podcast

A conversation about wingshooting, wildlife biology and three women that share a passion for both.…

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 Documentary – Now Streaming on Various Platforms

The one-hour feature film featuring the story of the Public Grouse in America, produced in…

A spruce grouse sitting in a conifer tree
Spruce Grouse – the Fool Hen of the Uplands?

Building a new reputation for the overlooked and underrated spruce grouse. Spruce grouse are not…

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…

Jim McCann, Alaskan upland hunter with brittany pointing dogs
#40 | The Last Frontier: Upland Hunting the Alaskan Interior with Jim McCann – Project Upland Podcast

Jim McCann joins the podcast to talk about his passion for upland hunting in the…

Two bird hunters in the woods of Quebec.
How to Bird Hunt Quebec – A Non-resident Guide

What does it take to bird hunt Quebec? Quebec, the largest province in Canada, is…

Two bird hunters and a bird dog hunting in Idaho.
Bird Hunting for Grouse, Quail, Chukar, and More in Idaho

Who knows how many grouse are hiding in Idaho. Isn’t it time you found out? …

Two grouse hunters walk a logging road with their bird dogs.
Minnesota Grouse Hunting, Woodcock, Prairie Chicken, Pheasant and Small Game

Minnesota may be the epicenter of the bird hunting community and is home to various…

Bird Hunting in Maine, Ruffed Grouse, Woodcock, and Other Small Game

Maine—”The Way Life Should Be” when it comes to many things including bird hunting. The…

A Spruce grouse in a forest.
Spruce Grouse (Falcipennis canadensis) – An Upland Game Bird Profile

Take a look at the Spruce Grouse (Falcipennis canadensis) its history, biology, and hunting availability.…