A Bird Hunter's Road
In search of wild birds across the Midwest and West
Sunday, February 14, 2021
The Season That Wouldn't End
Growing up in the icebox of northern Minnesota, I didn’t fathom hunting upland birds after Thanksgiving, let alone January 1 st or into Feb...
Saturday, October 24, 2020
2020 Hits and Misses
September 1- October 10 How will we remember the 2020-2021 hunting season? One expects the first two weeks of the Montana season to be hot...
Thursday, July 9, 2020
A Season Needed More Than Ever
My mind is already wandering to cool mornings in camp, as we prep to head uphill to search for blues. Admittedly, it is a bit premature, a...
Thursday, February 27, 2020
Walking Your Way Into Birds......
is the only practice I vouch for and is really the only part of the hunt we control. The adage isn't complex, but to what degree we ta...
Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Lewistown to Lewiston
Getting to the point is sometimes the hardest part 500 miles one-way. Two mountain passes to cross. Two round trips in two weeks. ...
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Halloween Is A Little Spooky
Growing up a stone’s throw from the border – Canada, not Mexico, Halloween was always the sad finish line to our upland season. The we...
Friday, August 16, 2019
Treat Autumn As If It Were Your Last
On a recent work trip, I ran into a gentleman at the Billings airport whom I recognized, but couldn’t quite name or recall how I should...
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