Capercaillie hunting in Belarus.

Hunting for capercaillie, black grouse in Belarus.

Hunting for a wood grouse or black grouse is very exciting. In the spring, early in the morning.
Capercaillie hunting in Belarus. Capercaillie hunting in Belarus.

Hunting for capercaillie in Belarus – hunting for true lovers of natural beauty. Nature wakes up early.
The grouse is the largest bird from the family of black grouses. The weight of an adult male is about 4 kg, body length up to 1 m, and even more. The weight of the female is about 2 kg. A wood grouse is a sedentary bird. Most of the individuals do not leave the habitat within a radius of 10 km. Only late autumn the capercaillie migrates from deciduous forests to pine forests.