The Orvis hunting blog celebrates all things wingshooting, featuring bird hunting news, articles, photos, videos, and podcasts. From hunting grouse in the north woods of Maine, to flushing coveys of quail on Southern plantations, to walking up pheasants in the grasslands of South Dakota, we cover all sides of the sport we love.

Podcast: Double Feature- An Alaskan Guide’s Story and an Interview with Tom Rosenbauer


Written by: Phil Monahan

Reid Bryant flushes a ptarmigan in Alaska.
Photo courtesy Crystal Creek Lodge

In this special double feature, Reid talks to an old friend about the guiding life in Alaska. Dan Michels owns and operates Crystal Creek Lodge in the Bristol Bay Region of Alaska. In the . . .

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Podcast: Reid talks Guns, Dogs, and Quail with Evan Felker of the Turnpike Troubadours


Written by: Phil Monahan

Evan Felker, second from left, poses with his bandmates.
Photo by Justin Voight, via Facebook

In this episode, Reid talks bird hunting with one of his musical heroes, Evan Felker of the Turnpike Troubadours. Evan discusses his Oklahoma roots and a culture steeped in quail hunting, . . .

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