Posts: 1,351. The dominant land cover for Unit Unit A is deciduous forest. Go. Our Mule Deer Hunts are free range in the Mountains of Eastern Colorado. Gallatin Co. Montana . The national forests and grasslands of the United States provide over 192 million acres of diverse wildlife habitat and excellent hunting opportunities. This 2,760 AC Land is for sale on LoopNet.com. My daughter’s first mule deer. Archived. OP. 600 series – antlerless deer Ochoco unit in Oregon. Recreational Property, Lakefront Property. Colorado unit 50/501/500 Deer. Controlled rifle elk hunting seasons run Oct. 23-27 and Nov. 2-10 in many Eastern Oregon units, including the Ochoco, Maury, Grizzly and Paulina-East Fort Rock units in Central Oregon. The long hunting season in the Willamette Unit should provide hunters with a very good opportunity to harvest a deer this season. I did not draw an Ochoco archery tag for elk this year so I have not yet been able to do any scouting in this unit, my boys both have Ochoco deer tags and Ochoco cow tags this rifle season. We see the larger bucks just starting to get interested in the doe's, they're more active as the elk herds are moving out after their rut. Thanks. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Cougar are present throughout the Maury, Ochoco, and Grizzly units. The closed road areas to the southeast of the Ranger station might be worth a shot (no pun intended). Learn everything about hunting Colorado Mule Deer Unit 4. Ochoco unit is fairly open , except wilderness and the steep stuff. Cookies help us deliver our Services. share. 700 series – spring black bear Four distinct hunting seasons define New Mexico mule deer hunting. I know that unit like the back of my hand. 200 series – elk Based out of Southern California. Hopefully I can get enough time off for at least a 5 day hunt. Private Lake / Ochoco Trophy Hunting Land. Ted and Aaron have multiple stalks on rutting bucks in one day! First, is the archery-only hunt in early September. See Elk Seasons. 1001 NW Deer St. Prineville, Oregon 97754 (541) 447-6449 bruceoid@crestviewcable.com ©2020 Ochoco Irrigation District . We used topo and forest maps to check out areas but nothing stood out because of FREE RANGE CATTLE. Archery hunters are reminded that as part of the Mule Deer Initiative (MDI); the Maury unit is now a controlled deer archery unit requiring archers to possess a controlled entry buck tag. I am in a party of hunters that have drawn for the first time for Ochoco archery season. Posts: 4,782. jennings lodge, oregon. View Harvest Reports, Draw Odds, Preference Points, Regulations, Elevation, Maps, Vegetation Analysis, really anything pertaining to hunting Mule Deer this fall! Joined Dec 9, 2015 Messages 8,952 Location Manetheren. You can build it right here. Fortunately for you, New Mexico mule deer hunting benefits by the existence of two different sub species; the Rocky Mountain mule deer in the northern half of the state, and the desert mule deer in the southern half of the state. Shop all Hunting Equipment & Gear - Everything you need to start your next adventure - Best Prices, Fast Shipping, Expert Advice! Congrats girl! We used topo and forest maps to check out areas but nothing stood out because of FREE RANGE CATTLE. The Maury and Ochoco units are recommended because of their greater amounts of public lands and better accessibility. Mule Deer Hunting Rates. Beginning at Prineville; northeast on US Hwy 26 to Dayville; south on S Fork John Day Rvr to Pine Cr Rd; west on Pine Cr Rd to Suplee; west on Co Rd to Paulina; west on Beaver Cr, Crooked Rvr, and Prineville Reservoir to State Hwy 27 at Prineville Dam; northwest on Hwy 27 to Prineville, point of beginning. Please consult the Big Game Regulations before purchasing tags or planning your hunting excursions. Campfire Regular. Yeah awesome. Oregonmuley. Eastern Oregon. report. save. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. The Ochoco National Forest is located in the Ochoco Mountains in Central Oregon in the United States, north and east of the city of Prineville, location of the national forest headquarters.It encompasses 850,000 acres (3,440 km 2) of rimrock, canyons, geologic oddities, dense pine forests, and high desert terrain, as well as the headwaters of the North Fork Crooked River. If there is any proof of a man in a hunt it is not whether he killed a deer or elk but how he hunted it. 286. Hunters are reminded that land within this unit is primarily privately owned. Ya. share. I didn’t get mine this year, and then of course I see a nice buck in my front yard last night just before dark. Campfire Guide. Ochoco Private (237A) Flat Cr Youth (246T2) - view map (pdf) John Day Valley (647A) Contact: Prineville office 541-447-5111. Oregon hunting preview 2019: Outlooks for deer, elk, bear, cougar, upland birds, waterfowl Posted Sep 20, 2019 Elk feed at the Wenaha Wildlife Area near Troy in January 2017. Coyotes can offer an exciting hunting challenge. Gallatin Co. Montana . roadless hunting opportunities. OP. Jun 3, 2020 #1 Matthunts7 Member. hide. Ochoco unit in Oregon. I’ve yet to hunt a unit in CO that takes more than a point, … It was her deer so I watched it fall. Ochoco Unit (437) Sub-unit hunts. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. The historic Ranch is located in Central Oregon's Ochoco Mountains, 12 miles east of Prineville, Oregon where we have 12,000 acres of prime big game hunting ground surrounded by private land. 286. Mule deer are arguably one of the most sought after species of the west. State Oregon Map Size. Hunters have first priority. Hunting eastern Oregon, from the Fort Rock and Upper Deschutes units to the Ochoco, Sumpter and Desolation units, we've watched big mule deer bucks simply vanish – using cunning instead of speed and distance to stay out of sight. However, the majority of mule deer are harvested during rifle hunting seasons (late September-early October) when deer may still be located on summer or transition ranges in potentially different WMUs than the winter range units in which they were surveyed. Fish & Aquatic Ecology Unit. Apr 2, 2019 #12 wllm1313 Well-known member. C. Joined: Jan 2001. Trophy Hunting In Oregon. Part 2 - YouTube The Stott Mt – North Alsea Travel Management area provides some walk-in hunting opportunities. The Ochoco GMU contains 47% private lands and 53% public lands. Congratulations to the both of you! Trophy Rocky Mtn. Unit 37 is closed to all archery deer hunting unless the hunter has Ochoco Unit controlled archery elk tag (used or unused). See Elk Seasons. Contact ODFW's Public Service Representative at: odfw.info@state.or.us. Indiana produces some of the biggest bucks in the country. Hunting related news and personal stories. (800) 720-6339, Do you have a question or comment for ODFW? The historic Ranch is located in Central Oregon's Ochoco Mountains, 12 miles east of Prineville, Oregon where we have 12,000 acres of prime big game hunting ground surrounded by private land. levergunfan. User account menu. Check the contact page for our payment policy. Good food and fellowship ahead. Close. Gallatin Co. Montana . 900 series – Rocky Mountain goat. Joined Apr 18, 2020 Messages 27 Location Colorado. Visit the ODFW's agency site. every year. Main Phone (503) 947-6000 Hunting Heritage. CP. The national forests and grasslands of the United States provide over 192 million acres of diverse wildlife habitat and excellent hunting opportunities. My daughter’s first mule deer. Lake Frontage and Trophy Rocky Mtn. Both the Maury and Ochoco have sizeable areas of public lands that provide hunting opportunities. Please review the Big Game Regulations for sub-unit descriptions. Prior to 1999, nonresidents weren't allowed to hunt in the state. Next Last. Dave ... 27:100 in the Ochoco unit and 31:100 in the Maury unit, a far cry from the 50s-plus that the biologists shoot for... heavy snowfall and delayed green-up really hammered them." By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Seas Type Zone Unit Name Season/Tag/Hunt Total Hunters Antlerless Total BucksSpikeForked Horn 3 Point 4 PointHarvest TotalSuccess % Controlled Northwest McKenzie 119A High Cascade 295 0 13 0 7 4 2 13 4% Santiam 119A High Cascade 708 3 70 0 19 24 … Cart 0 Item(s) You have no items in your shopping cart. The Ochoco Mountains are a mountain range in central Oregon in the United States, located at the western end of the Blue Mountains.They were formed when Permian, Triassic, and Jurassic rocks were slowly uplifted by volcanic eruptions to form the Clarno Formation.Today, the highest point in the range is Lookout Mountain. 286. We are now booking for 2021 Mule deer hunts. Log In Sign Up. Mule Deer hunts take place on our private Ranches in Rand, CO. Can’t find what you need? New Mexico Mule Deer Hunting. Hopefully my girls get into hunting. Property ID 4251532. CP. Eastern Oregon. From: Turkey Hunter. Oregon Guided Mule Deer Hunts Keystone Ranch offers Oregon Mule Deer hunting in the Ochoco Mountains. Reactions: wllm1313. Bowhunter4life, I am in a party of hunters that have drawn for the first time for Ochoco archery season. C. CP OP. Hunting related news and personal stories. Hunt series key: 100 series – buck deer 200 series – elk 400 series – pronghorn 500 series – bighorn sheep 600 series – antlerless deer 700 series – spring black bear 900 series – Rocky Mountain goat. That was a fun hunt to. The long hunting season in the Willamette Unit should provide hunters with a very good opportunity to harvest a deer this season. Best deer hunting farther east will be in Murderer's Creek and Heppner units and all of Union County, where fawn survival was better and more yearling bucks are in the mix. Planning on an OTC rifle mule deer hunt in Idaho this fall with my Army bro. Headed to Idaho next week to hunt unit 43 the last week of season. New private-land hunts in the Ochoco Unit, Jackle added, are intended to increase elk numbers in the national forest and prevent elk from staying on private land throughout the hunting seasons. Hunt Unit: OR 37 OCHOCO, Hunting Unit Map: Map Size: 48" x 36" Price: $34.95: If you're looking for a more detailed map or aerial photo of a portion of this GMU you can also build a custom map for OR 37 OCHOCO. From September through December, this unit receives an average of 4.27 inches of precipitation a month and the heaviest rainfall is in December. $998,000 480 Acres. Stream Systems Technology Center . Monster Mule Deer over 30 inches are taken in the Ochoco Mtns. Third is the e arly November start of rifle season. We drew Grizzly tags for Buck deer this year, normally hunt up McKay creek. The estimated 2009 population for elk and deer was 4000 elk and 15,500 deer. Hunters are able to pursue species such as caribou, moose, dall sheep, and brown bears in Alaskan forests and mountains. zone, the Ochoco Game Management Unit (GMU). Grizzly Unit Private Land This ranch is located in central Oregon right on the banks of the John Day River. Mule deer hunts can happen on snowy mountains and in arid deserts, so it pays to do some research on when and where you want to engage in your search for that trophy “muley.” Before choosing when and where to hunt, determine if … This property is in the famous Ochoco Mountains of Central Oregon. One deer: Unit 23: Aug. 28 – Sept. 26 & Nov. 20 – Dec. 12: One buck with visible antler: Units 10, 17, 18, 20: One deer: Units 15, 16, 19 and the northern portion of unit 21 (portion of unit 21 not included in South Indigo boundary description above) Eastern Oregon. (Maps: Ochoco NF, Prineville BLM). Find A Photo. … Controlled deer archery hunting only: Consult controlled hunt tables I know it is a big unit but they still run the ridges, watch and wait with a shoulder mounted weapon and if you have the time and patience its doable.They just hunt the travel routes and bang away. that really put a damper on locating animals. Archived. Posts: 1,351. I have daughters also and I hope they’ll join me hunting when they’re old enough too. 100% Upvoted . Contributors to this thread: Turkey Hunter 16-Sep-11. The Forest Service Welcomes Hunters to the Nation's Forests and Grasslands. There are numerous alfalfa fields and water sources for the abundance of game that frequent this ranch daily. The Ochoco National Forest is located in the Ochoco Mountains in Central Oregon in the United States, north and east of the city of Prineville, location of the national forest headquarters.It encompasses 850,000 acres (3,440 km 2) of rimrock, canyons, geologic oddities, dense pine forests, and high desert terrain, as well as the headwaters of the North Fork Crooked River. Press J to jump to the feed. Hoping someone can come in clutch with some good info. Description. Ochoco Hunting Unit (37) Topographic 11 x 17. The ranch consists of approximately 2200 acres with some landlocked BLM ground. Plus you can go 'Premium' and get 5 year stats and access to premium content. So I was lucky enough to draw a tag close to our base this year, which will allow us to scout lots. We hunt cow elk in the Ochoco unit outside of Rager every other year or so and always see BIG bucks. Ochoco unit in Oregon. You will stay in the historic burnt 100% Upvoted . Mitchell, Oregon 97750 - Wheeler County. This provides opportunities for harvesting mule deer still in velvet. Elk in the 370+ are also killed in the Ochoco's every year. July 19-20 we went on a scouting trip and covered lots of ground. I have a little ground within … Keystone Ranch is a family owned ranch & business in the heart of Oregon that's been in operation for the past 20 years. Congrats to your girl! 2 (237Y) Ochoco Unit Bow (237R) Ochoco Unit No 1 Youth (237T1) Ochoco Unit No 2 Youth (237T2) Ochoco Unit (437) Sub-unit hunts. NOTE: This information is for reference use only, and is not intended to replace the information found in the current Big Game Regulations. I did not draw an Ochoco archery tag for elk this year so I have not yet been able to do any scouting in this unit, my boys both have Ochoco deer tags and Ochoco cow tags this rifle season. Much of the pinyon-juniper woodland in this unit is dense and still hunting or patient glassing of opposite slopes can increase a hunter’s chances of seeing deer. The closed road areas to the southeast of the Ranger station might be worth a shot (no pun intended). Ochoco Private (237A) Flat Cr Youth (246T2) - view map (pdf) John Day Valley (647A) Contact: Prineville office 541-447-5111. Waiting for him to come home from overseas to make more concrete plans. The management objective (MO) is the number of elk and deer that ODFW manages for to prevent depletion of big game animals and to provide optimum recreational and The exciting part about mule deer hunting in Kansas is that it's relatively new and untapped for nonresidents. I’ve talked to a couple people that have hunted the area and all … 11 x 17. based on deer surveys are reported for each Wildlife Management Unit (WMU) in the region. Unit Unit L for deer covers approximately 15,563,221 acres, and limited sections of this unit are comprised of public land. Controlled deer archery hunting only: One buck with visible antler 1 of 2 Go to page. We hunt cow elk in the Ochoco unit outside of Rager every other year or so and always see BIG bucks. Awesome for her! I'm curious how things are going. Myodfw.com Ochoco Unit No. Trophy Rocky Mtn. Hunts are for the 2020 season unless otherwise noted, 100 series – buck deer I used to hunt that unit every year. As soon as I saw deer in the thick trees, I was looking for a buck them bam, she shot. My old stomping grounds and also where I got my first buck many years ago - nice! We have learned that two hunters working in unison at a distance can be fatal for a trophy buck, which can easily evade a single hunter. Oregon Ochoco Archery Elk / Mule Deer Hunt!! © Copyright 2016–2020 Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife. One deer: Unit 23: Aug. 28 – Sept. 26 & Nov. 20 – Dec. 12: One buck with visible antler: Units 10, 17, 18, 20: One deer: Units 15, 16, 19 and the northern portion of unit 21 (portion of unit 21 not included in South Indigo boundary description above) Eastern Oregon. I think he was laughing at me. The odds of drawing the mule deer permit ranges from 12-60 percent depending on the unit. C. CP OP. Posts: 806. Trophy Oregon Elk Hunts Ochoco National Forest & Crooked River National Grassland . 4034 Fairview Industrial Drive SE Seeing the smile on her face made my whole trip so worth it. We go there every two years and it’s getting harder each time. These hunts take place in Late September/Early October and November during the third and fourth rifle seasons. Joined: Jan 2008. We drew Grizzly tags for Buck deer this year, normally hunt up McKay creek. The ranch is located in the South Fossil Hunting Unit and adjacent to the Ochoco Hunting Unit. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. 17 comments. From: Turkey Hunter. That Beautiful Lake Cabin for hunting and spending time with friends and family. Hunters are reminded that land within this unit is primarily privately owned. Controlled deer archery hunting only: One buck with visible antler Re: Ochoco Unit for Elk (Oregon) [Re: ehunter] #5228829 05/11/11: Joined: Jan 2008. Our guided hunting for Rocky Mountain Elk and Mule Deer takes place on private Oregon hunting ranches, however we have now increased our Oregon Elk Hunting and Mule Deer hunting area that covers parts of the Ochoco National Forest as well. Posts: 4,782. jennings lodge, oregon . Do you want to enter your opinion about a specific issue into the public record? Campfire Regular. She may have killed the big game today but you’re killing the dad game this whole season buddy. Good morning! The dominant land cover for Unit Unit L is deciduous forest. Get a hold of the recent SD hunting atlas then pm me. 1 (237X) Ochoco Unit No. report. Campfire Regular. Proud of you. July 19-20 we went on a scouting trip and covered lots of ground. Deer damage to agricultural crops remains high throughout the northern portion of the unit. Controlled deer archery hunting only: Consult controlled hunt tables Joined: May 2010. Salem, OR 97302 If you pass up a spike or forked horn there’s a good chance you’ll go home with nothing now days. hide. As with most western hunting, quality optics, and even mounting binoculars on a tripod will help hunters locate hard-to-find deer. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. Any tips for hunting around there would be great. Quick Links: NatureServe. Deer damage to agricultural crops remains high throughout the northern portion of the unit. Thread starter Matthunts7; Start date Jun 3, 2020; 1; 2; Next. The deer hunting there can be about as good as it gets. 286. I have a little ground within … Posts: 1,344. Ochoco Trophy Huntingtimber Land - Ochoco Trophy Hunting/Timber Land, Mitchell, OR. C. Joined: Jan 2001. Posts: 1,344. 400 series – pronghorn I kept looking for the another buck and got one in my sights. Have not been there since 2011 though. We offer Oregon Trophy Elk Hunts, and Trophy Mule Deer Hunts. The Ochoco Mountains are located at the western end of the Blue Mountain ecosystem and has been regarded as one of Oregon’s premier big game hunting units. Ochoco unit in Oregon. Register Log In Home Forums Elk Hunting Ochoco Elk: Forums User List Calendar Active Threads Forum Help: Previous Thread: Next Thread : Print Thread: Hop To : Ochoco Elk #4245441 07/15/10: Joined: Jan 2001. OP. Elk are bumped in and out of the private land all season. Elk, Monster Mule Deer Hunting and Timber LandT That’s some great father-daughter time right there.....not to mention some good table fare! Mule Deer Hunting Location - Jackson County, CO - Units 6, 16, 17 & 171. that really put a damper on locating animals. Posted by 1 year ago. My wife and I will be hunting 3rd season up in unit … The local office of Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife reports that the South Fossil Hunting Unit’s Rocky Mountain elk herd is a 425% of management objective with a bull to cow ratio of 25 to 100, the highest in Oregon. Hunting related news and personal stories. 500 series – bighorn sheep Hunting in the Ochoco's Oregon. Campfire Regular. Unit 37 is closed to all archery deer hunting unless the hunter has Ochoco Unit controlled archery elk tag (used or unused). Press J to jump to the feed. User account menu. From September through December, this unit receives an average of 4.32 inches of precipitation a month and the heaviest rainfall is in December. Close. levergunfan OP. Unit Unit A for deer covers approximately 2,287,500 acres, and limited sections of this unit are comprised of public land. New Mexico Mule Deer Hunting. Second is the l ate October muzzleloader season. Campfire Regular. Log In Sign Up. OCHOCO 53% public lands. 17 comments. Brand new to the forum. Register Log In Home Forums Elk Hunting Ochoco Unit for Elk (Oregon) Forums User List Calendar Active Threads Forum Help: Previous Thread: Next Thread : Print Thread: Hop To : Ochoco Unit for Elk (Oregon) #5228676 05/11/11: Joined: May 2010. Campfire Regular. Gallatin Co. Montana . 3 - 6 Days. Hunts are fully guided and tailored to your skill level. 2016 Estimated Rifle Buck Deer Harvest by Zone ,Wildlife Management Unit and Hunt, based on Mandatory Harvest Survey Reports. Oregonmuley. Wildlife Ecology Unit. Dave Hunting in the Ochoco's Oregon. Time after time, we've watched mule deer bucks resort to trickery to throw us off their tracks. save. Register Log In Home Forums Elk Hunting Ochoco Elk: Forums User List Calendar Active Threads Forum Help: Previous Thread: Next Thread : Print Thread: Hop To : Ochoco Elk #4245441 07/15/10: Joined: Jan 2001. Hard hunting in Ochoco . Any tips for hunting around there would be great. Contact: odfw.commission@state.or.us Contributors to this thread: Turkey Hunter 16-Sep-11. The best deer hunting opportunities are the central to eastern portions of the Alsea unit and Siuslaw unit; deer are less abundant and patchy as one gets closer to the ocean. As indicated above, you can find mule deer in the contiguous United States from Texas to Washington state, and especially throughout the Great Plains region. 16-Sep-11. Campfire Guide. Get your hunt booked now! 5 Day Mule Deer Hunts - $3500; $1500 deposit to book your hunt; Add antelope - FREE (drawing license required) 1 on 1 hunts add $1200; Non-Hunting Guests are $1500 (we do not book non hunters early on) if we have room. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Posted by 1 year ago. 16-Sep-11. CALL TOLL FREE 1 (855) 297-7000. Archery deer hunting in Western Oregon will continue as a general season opportunity. Free Shipping On Orders $50+ Ochocos Outdoors. I was just about to shoot when I see it starting to wobble. We saw the heard with a couple bucks in it, so I dropped her off and I circled around to come from behind them with the wind in my face. Wapalo Creek Outfitters offer Whitetail Deer hunts for archery, shotgun, rifle and handgun. All the major big and small game species are found on these lands. Mountain Hunts - GMU's (Game Management Units) 6,16,17,171. At Keystone Ranch, the deer season hunt is pre-rut. Been hunting for 15 years. Availability. My daughter’s first mule deer. $57.99. Posts: 806. Redmond Municipal Airport (RDM) is the nearest commercial airport approximately 80 miles to the West. My daughter’s first mule deer. Forked horn there ’ s getting harder each time, the Ochoco unit for elk ( Oregon ) [:. Forked horn there ’ s a good chance ochoco unit deer hunting ’ ll join me when... Alfalfa fields and water sources for the past 20 years I got my first buck many ago. 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