Utah has three types of grouses: Dusky Grouse, Greater-Sage Grouse and the Ruffed Grouse. This is the Ruffed Grouse. He has a crest! As a result, I love him. I could be a Ruffed Grouse! They are called Ruffed Grouses because the males have black ruffs on their necks that puff up when they’re displaying. [...]
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Later in the day, we hit the tops of the mountains. You should enjoy the green hills, because they will quickly become slate grey. In fact, just today I was hiking up in Cottonwood Canyon and I encountered snow! To find grouse, it’s best to look in the sage or in the forest. You can [...]