Podcast: Flushes, Food, and Foraging with Hank Shaw

Click here to read the full article. Hank Shaw, author of the new Pheasant, Quail, Cottontail cookbook (and Quail Forever Life Member), joins Bob St.Pierre at a ruffed grouse hunting camp in northern Wisconsin. The duo discuss the amazing diversity of upland game across the country’s different regions, while also chatting bird hunting, foraging and […]

The Wandering Wingshooter

Click here to read the full article.By Chad Love Upland bird hunters are wanderers and explorers. It’s just in our blood.  Our passion for wild birds, wild places and wild experiences as we follow our dogs and our dreams across the landscape define who we are. As such, is it any wonder that we constantly […]

What is a Pheasant Fest Anyway?

Click here to read the full article.A first-timer’s guide to what National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic is all aboutBy Tom Carpenter, Editor – Pheasants Forever When the 15th annual National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic comes to Schaumburg, Illinois, February 22 – 24 2019, it will be the first time the event has been […]

10 Next-Level Ruffed Grouse Hunting Tips

Click here to read the full article. With a population of fewer than 2,500 and a two-hour drive to the nearest city with more than 10,000 people, Park Falls, Wisconsin, tends to fly under the radar. Ask outdoor enthusiasts if the name rings a bell, though, and you might just get a nod of recognition. […]

7 New Non-Toxic Upland Bird Hunting Loads for 2018

Click here to read the full article. Some of America’s best pheasant hunting is on Federal Waterfowl Production Areas where hunters are required to use non-toxic shot. Thankfully, upland hunters are no longer limited to simply using steel duck loads on roosters and quail. Today, there are several specialty steel, tungsten, tungsten-steel hybrids, and bismuth […]

UA Winter 2018 Issue

Click here to read the full article.An excerpt from John C. Gosselin’s Publisher Note…Welcome to our Winter 2018 issue! As many of you doubtless know, 2018-2019 represents the 100th anniversary of pheasant hunting in the state of South Dakota. While everyone has their own special areas or favorite places to hunt, and while everyone has […]

Winter 2018 Feature Story: A Big Time on the Prairie

Click here to read the full article. By UA Staff on October 10, 2018 By Tom Carney An excerpt from A Big Time on the Prairie…In 1932, on the first of several autumn hunting trips to Huron, South Dakota, Chicago Tribune Outdoors Editor Bob Becker became enchanted. He described “cornfields so crowded with pheasants that […]

Winter 2018 Feature Story: At Home in Wisconsin’s Grouse Woods

Click here to read the full article. By UA Staff on October 10, 2018 By John Pollmann An excerpt from At Home in Wisconsin’s Grouse Woods…It is one thing to read of the thick, tangled coverts that ruffed grouse call home and the difficulty this cover makes for gunning after the famed game bird; it […]

Winter 2018 Feature: Road Trip – Wild Buckeye Birds

Click here to read the full article. By UA Staff on October 10, 2018 By Glen Blackwood An excerpt from Road Trip – Wild Buckeye Birds…I hit the road in November. But the trip had actually begun in October. Allow me to explain. At the American Woodcock Symposium in Roscommon, Michigan, last year, I met […]

Podcast: Montana Horseback Bird Hunt

Click here to read the full article. It’s opening weekend for sharp-tailed grouse and Hungarian partridge in Montana and we’re chasing these prairie birds from horseback behind big-running pointing dogs. This episode comes at you from a public hunting parcel in Montana at the back of a horse trailer. During the episode, we chat with […]

Idaho Pheasant Hunting Forecast 2018

Click here to read the full article.Report courtesy of Idaho Department of Fish and Game Upland bird hunting will be mixed across the state this fall, but Idaho offers a variety of upland game bird hunting opportunities. Here are some notes on pheasnt prospects. To provide an idea of what’s available this hunting season, Fish […]

The Land of Plenty: 4 Stories About Hunting Public Ground

Click here to read the full article. There are plenty of complaints hunters make about public land. Usually those complaints boil down to: 1) it’s too crowded; 2) there’s not enough game. But not all public land is created equally. For every grumbling grievance about public land, there’s a story that’s just the opposite. Public […]

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