Your product has made the learning curve less steep. Label favorite hunting trails. Track to your waypoint & download them to your computer. Grouse hunting is a great way to get started hunting, and a great way to spend an afternoon in the woods. Maps of additional grouse hunting areas may be available. These areas are great for grouse population building and new hunting grounds. Use your mouse scroll wheel or the clickable controls to zoom in and see additional roads, cities and labels. All the map coverage and details require only one initial download. Our Mobile Hunting Maps work offline with no downloading of additional maps once the entire state wide map is downloaded. Our Mobile Hunting Maps locate and identify, by habitat, the best areas to hunt the animals you want to hunt. Public land boundaries and habitat layers are clearly labeled. Sharp-tailed grouse are a mottled brown and gray. Wayne Jacobson, owner of the Sawmill Inn of Grand Rapids, has hosted the National Ruffed Grouse and Woodcock Hunt for more than 30 years. Similar to the ruffed grouse, the spruce is darker with a head that’s a mix of red, yellow and white, especially during the spring mating season. Grouse season is open now and lasts through Jan. 1, 2020. Terms & Conditions 55802, LIVE: This is your local, state and national election results headquarters, Why did this Minnesota couple move to South Dakota? Grouse hunters need to be careful, quiet and quick on the draw, but even novices can easily pick up the sport. Scout-N-Hunt maps make it much easier to ‘scout’ new territory. The woodcock season ends Monday, Nov. 4. Scout-N-Hunt Mobile Hunting Maps will help you understand which hunting areas will provide the best hunting experience before you start your hunt. This map source includes coverage for all 49 ruffed grouse management areas in Minnesota and is based on the official boundaries published by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Length: About 12” • Weight: About 1.5 lb. Wanted to let you know that I really enjoyed and benefited from the Scout-N-Hunt mapping system. We bring up the app and decide what type of cover we want to hunt. And you can get away from trucks and four-wheelers and into some decent grouse habitat.”. Please contact the individual County Forest Administrator for additional information. This prestigious annual hunt attracts hunters from all over the world. Many hunters concentrate their efforts on young aspen stands with stems about as wide as a broomstick. Public land boundaries and habitat layers are clearly labeled. Mobile Offline Maps Anytime. Is there an update I can download? I wasn’t able to find the king but I did flush 4 woodcock and was able to harvest one. I love the measuring tool. Our maps identify much more than property boundaries. Our Mobile Hunting Maps work offline with no downloading of additional maps once the entire state wide map is downloaded. “We always say that in good grouse habitat, if you trip you won’t hit the ground because it’s too thick to walk through,” Dick said. Mark and measure the distance from where you plan to part to where you will be hunting. Downloadable maps of hunter walking trails and more information can be found on the hunter walking trails page at https://www.dnr.state.mn.us/hunting/hwt/index.html. Males have a concealed neck ‘ruff’. We no longer have to depend on Google maps, or miles of driving. During courtship, ruffed grouse display banded fan-shaped tails. I’ve been using Scout-N-Hunt for a couple of years now. Our customers share their experiences when using our Mobile Hunting Maps. This video shows how we use our mobile maps to locate and scout areas with good concentrations of both marginal and prime grouse habitat. Grouse and woodcock hunters love the formidable challenge that these birds present – we embrace it, and it’s a big part of what draws us together and brings us back to the woods every fall.