Category: Montana Hunting

Grouse Hunting-Holding The Line

From New England to Michigan and across to Montana grouse hunting is all about being in the bush.  Grouse covers are particularly thick and sometimes difficult to navigate.  Terrain, varying degrees of vegetation, and topography influence your line of travel through the woods.  If you're hunting with one or more people in your party, safety, and to ...

Montana Grouse Hunting Report 8-13-2016

This Montana grouse hunting report is brought to you by Linehan Outfitting Company and provides current conditions and information surrounding northwest Montana grouse hunting. Back in June it became very obvious that we're at least going to have a perfectly good population of grouse here in northwest Montana.  Ruffed grouse could be heard drumming ...

Montana Wolf Hunting Report 8-13-2016

This Montana wolf hunting report is brought to you by Linehan Outfitting Company and provides current information and conditions about wolf hunting here in the northwest corner of Montana. This past winter we once again had a pretty good measure of success on wolves.  At the moment, we're running over 50% opportunity since Montana opened the ...

5 Montana Wolf Hunting Tips

These 5 Montana wolf hunting tips are brought to you by Linehan Outfitting Company and hopefully provi knowledge and useful information that will help you become more successful in the field. Montana opened it's wolf hunting season a few years ago.  Wolf populations are now very healthy and balanced across the state and hunting for these awesome ...

MONTANA GROUSE HUNTING REPORT 4-26-2015

It's official! Ruffed grouse are drumming here in northwest Montana. First thing this morning we heard the unmistakable sound so appreciated by grouse hunters across the country. Conditions could not be better for birds this year. With a mild winter and plenty of food were expecting terrific numbers of grouse this season. LOC bird dogs Gracie and Maisy are ...

Montana Bird Hunting Report 3-1-2015

HUNT YOUR DOGS EVEN IF YOU CAN'T SHOOT BIRDS It's been a mild winter here in northwest Montana and the grouse population is in good shape. With light snow pack, holdover birds are healthy, able to move about with little stress, and finding plenty of food. Linehan Outfitting Company bird dogs Gracie and Maisy are finding several birds each afternoon on ...

Montana Whitetail Deer Report 2-16-2015

2015 WHITETAIL SEASON EXPECTED TO BE BEST IN YEARS! It's been an extraordinarily mild winter here at Linehan Outfitting Company in northwest Montana.  To date we've had very little snow and above average temperatures.  What does this mean?  It means that winter kill on the local whitetail deer and elk herd will be minimal. Local Montana Fish, Wildlife ...

Montana Grouse Hunting Report 12-14-2014

The 2014 grouse season here in northwest Montana proved to one of the most prolific in some time. Good numbers of ruffed, spruce, and blue grouse were found across all habitat types. In years of high population densities it's not uncommon for birds to spill over into less than perfect habitat and that was the case as well. LOC gun dogs Gracie and Maisy hunted ...