Hunting in Rhinelander, WI
Ruffed grouse are plentiful in Hodag Country
The Rhinelander Area is an outstanding hunting destination for ruffed grouse, white-tailed deer, wild turkey and black bear. White-tailed deer hunting is excellent throughout Hodag Country, with a good number of bucks taken in both the bow and gun seasons. The wild turkey population has been growing in the Rhinelander Area and turkeys have become an exciting hunting opportunity. And, in the forests of the Rhinelander Area, black bear are plentiful and can reach an impressive size.
The ruffed grouse hunting in Hodag Country is second to none. The Rhinelander Area is one of the best places on earth to hunt for these wary woodland birds. The mix of old-growth forests, young forests, conifers and hardwoods creates the highest quality ruffed grouse habitat. You’ll find grouse population densities rivaling any other hunting destination in the Midwest.
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