Project Upland Author

Project Upland is a film and literary initiative to capture the cultures and traditions of upland bird hunting. We seek to inspire a future generation of upland bird hunters to understand the essence of hunting traditions and the critical cause for conservation.

Grouse Hunting Should be on Everyone’s Bucket List

Grouse hunting the “King of the Birds” is more than just another bird in the bag, it’s a one of a kind experience. Bird hunting, no matter what the quarry, is a fine...

All About the Dogs – An American Brittany Story

For many of us the pursuit of upland has become “All About the Dogs” and in this case the American Brittany. “I can’t get enough of it right now. It Truly...

All About the Dogs – Official Trailer and Teaser

Coming 7.24.17 – A Gun Dog Confidential Film Follow Rick Affuso as he shows his passion for the dogs he hunts with. Four American Brittany’s that win over his heart and...

Moving Forward – A Wounded Warrior Project Hunting Video

Project Upland and Ruffed Grouse Society honor the veterans of the Wounded Warrior Project. Ruffed Grouse Society presents in part by the Cabela’s Outdoor Fund, Moving...

Can a Gun Dog Diet Improve Scenting Abilities?

The science is in, a Gun Dog Diet can improve dog scenting ability. Once again Cornell University in New York, along with Auburn University, leads the charge in science related to...

Plant A Seed – A NAVHDA Short Film from Gun Dog Confidential

Gun Dog Confidential Presents a short film about NAVHDA Noah Foreman is a 17 year old upland bird hunter with a passion for dog handling. An unlikely story of a non-hunting...

Gun Dog Confidential – Official Trailer 2017

June 18th, 2017 – The Official Release of the Gun Dog Confidential Series Project Upland is proud to present the next chapter of the bird hunting epic series. Gun Dog...

Healthy Forests an Intuitive for Wildlife Conservation

Spreading the message of healthy forests one film at a time. In 2016 the Ruffed Grouse Society and Project Upland teamed up to spread the awareness of healthy forests through the...

The Reward- A Hunter Mentor Film

Mark Fouts – Director of Member Relations & Outreach for the Ruffed Grouse Society shares his personal passion for the hunter mentor program. From early in marks years...

Walter Lesser- An Upland Icon Short Film

Walter Lesser is a legend of upland culture and wildlife conservation. Walter Lesser is author of the book The Real Ryman Setter, a look into the history of this famous breed...