Many upland hunters use dogs to assist in locating, holding and flushing upland birds. The sport is to attempt to take the birds in flight by shotgun once they have been flushed. Wing shooting is another common name for this style of hunting. A successful shot and retrieve means a bird in hand.
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variety of shotguns used in upland shooting varies as much as the upland
hunters themselves. From break barrel, pump or semi-automatics. The preferred wing shooting shotgun gauge is 20 or 28 but in the field you'll find everything from 12 gauge down to 410. For decades, the double barrel, especially the over-under style of double barrel have demanded the most attention on upland bird hunts. Costing in upwards of thousands of dollars, these shotguns are as much a collectors item as a hunting tool. Match that gun with high quality upland hunting clothes from a top brand the likes of Browning, Beretta or Under Armour and your going to love the way you look afield.
hunting is the most popular form of upland hunting and generally takes
in crop fields which provide cover and food for the birds. The
Browning Pheasant Forever Upland Hunting Clothes are our best selling
pheasant hunting gear. Upland birds are hunted in a almost every state
and every dry habitat from deserts to high
mountain elevations. The wide access to this sport is one of the
reasons for the popularity of upland hunting. But, the mid-west,
especially the Dakotas, are famous for their vast pheasant hunting
opportunities and number of birds. In the eastern half of South Dakota,
there are numerous pheasant hunting lodges.