The Big List: Tips, ideas and more ahead of Minnesota's fall hunt

Illustration by Amelia LeBarron

The wild within

September is an apex in Minnesota hunting circles like few other months, with game birds center stage. What follows gives them their due — from the ruffie boom to the challenges for pheasants in drought-stricken South Dakota — and gives tips and observations to prepare you for the wild days ahead.

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