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Buck Deer Hunt Descriptions
100 Series Hunt Descriptions
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HUNT 119A: W High Cascade - 100% public lands. Approximately 1,900 sq mi. Parts of Units 16, 19, 21, 22, 30, 31 and 77 as follows: Within wilderness boundaries of Rogue-Umpqua Divide and Sky Lks Wilderness areas and beginning at Detroit; northeast on Breitenbush Rd 46 to FR 4660; east on 4660 to FR 4661; north and east on 4661 to FR 5732; north on 5732 to FR 5730; northwest on 5730 to FR 57; east on 57 to FR 58; north on 58 to FR 5850; north on 5850 to Linney Cr; north on Linney Cr to Salmon Rvr; northwest on Salmon Rvr to FR 2618; north on 2618 to Hwy 26; east and south on Hwy 26 to north boundary at Warm Springs Reservation; northwest on north reservation boundary through Bear Springs to Clear Lk Butte; west and south on the west boundary of the Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation (CTWSRO) to the summit of Mt Jefferson; south along the west CTWSRO boundary and the Cascade crest (Jefferson/Linn Co. line) to the junction of the “crest of the Cascades” with the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail (PCT) in T11S R8E Sec 17; then south on the PCT to Hwy 20/126 at Santiam Pass; south on Pacific Crest Trail to Hwy 138; west and north on Hwy 138 to FR 60; northeast on 60 to FR 700; northwest on 700 to FR 770; north on 770 to FR 2154; east on 2154 to FR 362; north on 362 approximately 3/4 mi to FR 2153; north on 2153 to FR 21; west and north on 21 to FR 23; northwest on 23 to FR 5875; north on 5875 to Hwy 58; west on Hwy 58 to FR 5871; north on 5871 to FR 2408; northwest on 2408 to FR 24; east on 24 to FR 1934; north on 1934 to FR 19; east and north on 19 to FR 410; south on 410 to FR 2639; east on 2639 to FR 2638; north on 2638 to Hwy 126; east on Hwy 126 to FR 2654; north on 2654 to FR 15; north on 15 to Hwy 20; west on Hwy 20 to Sheep Cr Rd (FR 2047); north and east on 2047 to FR 2266; east on 2266 to Hwy 22; north and west on Hwy 22 to Detroit, the point of beginning. [MAP]
HUNT 123A and 123R1: Umpqua - 50% public lands. Unit 23 and those parts of Units 21, 22 and 24 within Douglas Co (not including the BLM North Bank Habitat Mgt Area). Hunters with 123R1 tag may continue to hunt in western Oregon late season archery hunts and must follow the bag limit as outlined on Buck Deer Seasons.
HUNT 123B, 123M2 and 123R2: N Bank Habitat - 100% public lands. No motorized vehicles allowed within the hunt area. N Bank Habitat Mgt Area (Dunning Ranch) - 6,500 acres located approximately 8 mi northeast of Roseburg. Open Area: BLM lands located in T25S, R5W, sections 35 and 36; T26S, R5W, sections 1, 2, 11-14; T25S, R4W, sections 31-33; T26S, R4W, sections 4-8, 18. Hunters with 123R2 unfilled tag after Sept. 25, may continue to hunt in Western Oregon late season archery hunts and must follow the bag limit as outlined on Buck Deer Seaons. [MAP]
HUNT 123M1: Melrose - All of Unit 23, excluding the BLM N Bank Habitat Mgt Area.
HUNT 141A: Hood-White Rvr - 100% public lands. Units 41 and 42 within the Mt Hood Forest Boundary.
HUNT 141M: Hood-N White River - 50% public lands. Unit 42 and that part of Unit 41 north of Dufur Mill Rd (FR44).
HUNT 141R: Hood - White Rvr - 49% public lands. All of Units 41 and 42.
HUNT 141T: The Dalles Watershed - 100% public lands. That part of Unit 41 as follows: 22 sq mi in Unit 41 southwest of The Dalles within the boundaries of The Dalles Watershed. This area is closed to motor vehicles. Entry is allowed only by a valid City of The Dalles permit, only for the duration of the hunt. Any entry into watershed at other times or by persons other than tag holder and two accompaning adult is prohibited. The City of The Dalles entry permit will be limited to the youth with a valid ODFW controlled hunt tag and two adults, 21 years or older, who may not hunt. Early season snows may make this hunt challenging. [MAP]
HUNT 143A: E Biggs - 15% public lands. That part of Unit 43 east of John Day Rvr.
HUNT 143B: W Biggs - 15% public lands. That part of Unit 43 west of John Day Rvr.
HUNT 143C: John Day Canyon - 15% Public lands. That part of Unit 43 east of Hwy 97.
HUNT 144R: Columbia Plateau - 7% public lands. All of Units 44, 43, and 40.
HUNT 145M: Flatiron - 100% public lands. All public lands within Unit 45.
HUNT 148M: Ditch Cr - 100% public lands. All public lands within Unit 48.
HUNT 151M: Baker - 45% public lands. Units 51, 62, 63 and 64.
HUNT 152A and 152R: Starkey - 67% public lands. Unit 52 excluding the Starkey Experimental Forest and Range fenced enclosure and a 1/4-mi buffer outside the exterior 8-ft fence.
HUNT 152B: Starkey Exp. Forest - 67% public lands. Unit 52 including the Starkey Experimental Forest and Range. A ¼-mi buffer along all 8-ft fences, along with the 900-acre feed area, 1,500-acre Campbell Flat and 3,600-acre intensive timber management area associated with the Starkey Experimental Forest and Range are closed to all hunting. While hunting in the Starkey Experimental Forest and Range, hunters shall agree to participate in research collection including a general questionnaire about the hunting experience. [MAP]
HUNT 152M: Grande Ronde - All of Units 52, 53, 56 and that portion of Unit 54 east of FR 31 (Summit Rd.); excluding Starkey Experimental Forest and Range fenced enclosure and a ¼ mi buffer outside the exterior 8 ft. fence.
HUNT 154A: E Mt Emily - 41% public lands. That part of Unit 54 south and east of FR 31 (Summit Rd).
HUNT 154B: W Mt Emily - 40% public lands. That part of Unit 54 north and west of FR 31 (Summit Rd).
HUNT 154R: N Blue Mtn Bow - All of Units 54, 55 and 56.
HUNT 157A: Lower Wallowa Valley - 0% public land. Beginning at Enterprise, north on Hwy 3 to Leap Lane; northwest on Leap Lane to south fork of Whiskey Cr; west on south fork of Whiskey Cr to Whiskey Cr Rd; west on Whiskey Cr Rd to Troy Rd; north on Troy Rd to Dry Cr; southwest on Dry Cr to Rock Cr; south on Rock Cr to Wallowa River and Union Pacific Railroad; southeast on Union Pacific Railroad to Chamberlin Ditch; southeast on Chamberlin Ditch to Bear Cr; south on Bear Cr to south boundary of section 22; east on south boundary section 22 to Sasser Landing Strip Rd; east on Sasser Landing Strip Rd to PPL powerline; east on PPL powerline to Sunrise Rd; north on Sunrise Rd to Hwy 82; east on Hwy 82 to Enterprise, point of beginning. [MAP]
HUNT 166M: N Malheur - 80% public lands. That part of Unit 66 north of US Hwy 20.
HUNT 167A: NE Owyhee - 44% public lands. That portion of Unit 67 east and north of the following line: Beginning on Hwy 20 at Vines Hill (MP 231.5) south then east on BLM Rd. 7326-0-00 approximately 20 miles to Twins Springs Rd (BLM 7320-0-00). South on Twin Springs Rd. approximately 4 miles to the PP&L Transmission line at Sourdough Gulch (T22S R43E Sec 23) easterly on PP&L transmission line approximately 22 miles to the Oregon State Line near Graveyard Point (T23S R46E Sec 18). [MAP]
HUNT 168A: Trout Cr Mtns - 95% public lands. That part of Unit 68 south of Whitehorse Ranch Rd; west of Hwy 95; and east of Fields-Denio Rd. [MAP]
HUNT 168B and 168R1: E Whitehorse - 80% public lands. Unit 68 excluding that area described for Hunt 168A.
HUNT 168R2: Trout Cr Mtns Traditional Bow - 95% public lands. That part of Unit 68 south of Whitehorse Ranch Rd and west of US Hwy 95. Restricted to long bows and recurve bows only. Compound bows prohibited. [MAP]
HUNT 168M: NE Whitehorse - 95% public lands. That part of Unit 68 north and east of the mainstem Owyhee Rvr.
HUNT 169A and 169R: Steens Mtn - 80% public lands. Unit 69 excluding Malheur NWR and a 40-acre BLM shooting closure adjacent to the community of Frenchglen.
HUNT 170Aand 170R: Beatys Butte - 90% public lands. Unit 70 excluding Hart Mtn NAR.
HUNTS 170M, 170R1, 170R2, and 170R3: Hart Mtn - That part of Units 70 and 71 within the boundaries of Hart Mtn NAR. Within the refuge boundary are scattered private inholdings; landowner permission is required to hunt these private inholdings. Archery tags are not valid for the General Deer Archery Season. This would be your only archery season deer opportunity.
HUNT 171A: N Juniper - 45% public lands. That part of Unit 71 north of the following line: Beginning on US Hwy 395 near MP 17, east on Iron Mtn Rd to Double O Rd; east on Double O Rd to State Hwy 205. Excluding Malheur NWR.
HUNT 171B: S Juniper - 96% public lands. That part of Unit 71 south of the following line: Beginning on US Hwy 395 near MP 17, east on Iron Mtn Rd to Double O Rd; east on Double O Rd to State Hwy 205. Excluding Hart Mtn NAR, that part of Malheur NWR north of Foster Flat Rd, the Oregon State Park adjacent to Frenchglen and a 120-acre BLM shooting closure surrounding the Frenchglen community.
HUNT 174A and 174R1: N Warner - 60% public lands. That part of Unit 74 north of State Hwy 140.
HUNT 174B and 174R2: S Warner - 35% public lands. That part of Unit 74 south of State Hwy 140.
HUNT 176M: Silver Lake - E Fort Rock - 66% public lands. Unit 76 and that part of Unit 77 east of US Hwy 97.