Tag Archives: wingshooting

Photos: Getting Deep Into the Maine Grouse Woods

Written by: Matt Libby, Libby Camps


A floatplane is a great way to find untapped grouse woods in northern Maine.
Photo courtesy Libby Camps

The wingshooting in the North Maine Woods is in full swing. The guests are happy, the guides are happy, and the dogs are more than happy. Some lucky guests even get to fly out for a. . .

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Photos of the Day: Cast & Blast at Greystone Castle

Written by: Jennifer Miller, Greystone Castle


A morning hunt over sunflower fields can be magical.
All photos by James Howard

Our 2014 Dove season started off with a bang here at Greystone Castle! We had 20 associates from the Dallas Orvis store that joined us for our “Cast & Blast” event. The group was split up with. . .

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Pointer School at Greystone Castle, Part I: “Whoa”

Written by: Jennifer Miller, Greystone Castle


All photos courtesy Greystone Castle

Freckles, Fritz, Gretchen, Heidi, and Buddy are littermates bred and born at Greystone Castle. They are staked out as they wait for their turn at “school.” The stake out teaches them to be patient and to submit to pressure on their neck. This relates to good leash. . .

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Dove Season is Almost Here at Greystone Castle

Written by: Jennifer Miller, Greystone Castle


Doves are starting to gather over the fields around Greystone Castle.
All photos courtesy Greystone Castle

Dove season at Greystone Castle is just a little over a month away! Our sunflowers are flourishing, and the birds are gathering in and around the fields. We are looking forward to dove season, which. . .

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Photos of the Day: A Lot of Work Goes Into Creating Great Bird Habitat

Written by: Jennifer Miller


During the off-season, wingshooting guides work to create better bird habitat.
All photos courtesy Greystone Castle

At Greystone Castle, we are very committed to constantly improving our habitat. All summer, we burn, mulch, plow and plant, and generally improve our. . .

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