THE SONG OF HARVEST HOME

[Note from Author:  This article first appeared in the Ruffed Grouse Society Magazine in 2014 and is reprinted here with permission.  Happy Thanksgiving from Upland Ways!  We appreciate all of our loyal followers!] The rich ruffed grouse hunting tradition is deeply rooted in the Eastern United States and is spreading across the country into the…

THINK TWICE ABOUT HUNTING ON YOUR WIFE’S BIRTHDAY!

My wife had a birthday this week and with it being hunting season, I couldn’t help but recollect an experience I had eight years ago while bird hunting on my wife’s birthday.  I’m sure you will agree that’s a risky proposition any way you slice it! In early September of 2005, I set out the morning of my…