Wilson’s Snipe

A snipe wading through mud in a field,
Proper Gear for Snipe Hunting

It does not take much gear to take up snipe hunting. I love gear.  There,…

A bird hunter in Connecticut
Connecticut Small Game and Bird Hunting Seasons and Opportunities

Connecticut offers amazing bird hunting like woodcock and pheasant as well as other small game…

A wilson's snipe during the migration
Tracking the Snipe Migration

A look into snipe hunting and their migration south. Did you know snipe are a…

A Virginia rail walking in a swamp
Snipe, Soras and Other Rails: The Misunderstood Birds of September

Get your bird seasons started early with the overlooked game birds of September “They’re just…

A snipe about to take flight from a marsh.
Identifying and Locating Snipe Habitat for Hunting

Here is a basic foundation to finding snipe habitat for this bird hunting season. Mention…

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 hunter shows a bobwhite quail shot in Alabama
Bird Hunting in Alabama, Season Dates, and Bag Limits

God willing and if the creek don’t rise, you’ll be bird hunting in Alabama. You…

A Bobwhite quail taken in Georgia.
Hunting Georgia for Bobwhite, Grouse,Woodcock, and Small Game

Georgia is home to the legends of bobwhite quail hunting and the ghosts of ruffed…

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…

A Pheasant Hunter in North Dakota in the snow
Hunting North Dakota for Pheasant, Sharptails, Huns, and Other Birds

Hunt for birds in the peaceful prairies and rolling hills of North Dakota, the Peace…

Walt Lesser hunting birds in West Virginia
Bird Hunting in West Virginia, Grouse, Woodcock, and Other Small Game

Down country roads, mountain ridges and river valleys you’ll find people bird hunting in West…

a bird hunter in the green mountains of Vermont.
Bird Hunting in Vermont for Grouse, Woodcock, Pheasant, and More

There are as many great spots for bird hunting in Vermont as there are beds and…

bird hunters in the mountains of North Carolina.
Bird Hunting in North Carolina, Grouse, Quail, Woodcock, Pheasant, and More

North Carolina is first in flight — and first in flushing. The Outer Banks and…

A group of bird hunters pushes a field for pheasant and quail.
Hunting in Kansas for Pheasant, Quail, Grouse, and Dove

The Land of Oz offers bird hunting opportunities for pheasant, bobwhite quail, prairie grouse, dove,…

A blue quail sits on a fence post in Texas
Bird Hunting for Quail, Chachalaca, Woodcock, Doves, and More in Texas

When bird hunting in Texas the big state although known for private land still offers…

Hunting pheasant in a corn field with a lab
Bird Hunting in South Dakota, Pheasant, Grouse, Chukar, Bobwhite, and More

There’s a good reason why the world knows about bird hunting in South Dakota from…

A hunter walks through tamaracks while hunting grouse and woodcock with his bird dog.
Bird Hunting in Wisconsin for Ruffed Grouse, Woodcock, Sharptails, Pheasant, and Dove

In Wisconsin, bird hunting is about as lush and alive as the state’s natural beauty.…

Michigan bird hunter holding a ruffed grouse
Michigan Grouse Hunting, Woodcock, Pheasant, and Small Game

More than just the Great Lake State, Michigan is a Mecca for ruffed grouse hunting…

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…

A woodcock hunter in New York with his bird dog.
Bird Hunting in New York

Bird Hunting in New York—from Ruffed Grouse to Pheasant Big lights, big buildings, and big…

A wilson's Snipe looking for food in a marsh.
Wilson’s Snipe (Gallinago delicata) – An Upland Game Bird Profile

The Wilson’s Snipe is a real and worthy pursuit (Gallinago delicata). Perhaps no other bird…