Montana boasts some of the best and most exciting upland bird hunting anywhere in the nation. The hillsides, valleys, creeks and fields of Montana offer a mixed bag of pheasant, Hungarian partridge and sharptail grouse. Blue grouse are typically found in forests and conifer stands in mountainous areas. Throughout much of the season all species can be hunted and are very often encountered in the same habitat.
At Ranch Real Estate Group we focus on finding the very best upland bird hunting properties for sale in Montana. Our goal is to match the best upland bird hunting properties available with the buyers looking to buy the best upland bird hunting land in Montana.
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Montana Upland Bird Hunting Properties
Montana Pheasant Hunting Property For Sale offers a variety of options for buyers. Pheasants are found in many parts of the state, with the central and the eastern part of the state being the predominant areas. However, South-Central Montana boasts some of the best and most exciting pheasant hunting anywhere in the nation. Pheasant habitat includes a combination of grasslands, idle fields, wetlands, croplands, haylands, and shrublands. Optimal habitat for pheasants includes undisturbed low- to medium-high grasses and legumes for nesting and brood rearing. wetlands. View Pheasant Hunting Property.
The most abundant grouse in Montana are the blue grouse, ruffed grouse, sage grouse and sharptail grouse. The sage grouse is prevalent in the more flatland sage country of eastern Montana. The blue grouse(also known as the Dusky grouse) is the largest grouse in Montana. Blue grouse are typically found in forests and conifer stands in mountainous areas. Ruffed grouse are smaller and found in western Montana. Ruffed grouse prefer dense forests and cover along stream bottoms. Sharptail grouse are medium size and can look similar to a female pheasant. Sharptail grouse are open field birds. They use shrub, coulees, and native grass for cover and can be found near grain fields. View Grouse Hunting Property.
Montana Partridge Hunting Property For Sale consists of Gray Partridges(Hungarian Partridge) and Chuckars. Gray Partridges (Hungarian Partidge) are found throughout Montana. Chukars have a limited distribution in Montana – mostly around the Billings area. Chuckars are somewhat larger than Gray Partridges (Hungarian Partidge). Partridge Habitat consists of a mixture of cultivated and noncultivated land; grasslands interspersed with wheat fields, weed patches, and brushy cover. Optimum conditions are a cool, moderately dry climate and a mixture of cultivated and noncultivated land. Grain fields and winter wheat stubble are also used. Field edges provide escape and winter cover. View Partridge Hunting Property.