This outfitter has several private ranches to hunt
in western Oregon
near the town of Roseburg.
The hunt is typically 100% success and the area holds plenty of
blacktail bucks. At press time 4 hunters had taken 3 bucks, with
the best going 120 inches. The unsuccessful hunter had to go back
to the east coast early due to Hurricane
Sandy. One hunter took a cougar while deer
hunting and another missed one. Cougar can be added for the $15
license and the kill fee is $1,000.
In 2011 his 5 hunters had tagged 5 blacktails.
In 2010 his 6 hunters scored on 6 bucks and they typically saw 6 to 8
bucks daily. In 2009 he hosted 9 rifle hunters and they tagged 8
bucks, with one hunter passing. The best buck grossed 145 and the
average was 115 to 120 Boone and Crockett. In 2008 he had 9
hunters and all scored on good bucks, with 5 making the Boone and
Crockett record book. The area has plenty of open hillsides, great
5-day hunt guided 2x1 with bunkhouse accommodations
and meals is $4,100 or 1x1 is $4,850. He only takes up to ten
hunters total from mid-October through the first week of November.
The last 2 weeks are best for rut and this is not a physical hunt.
License is $150 and over the counter tag is $370, no tax. This
hunt needs booked at least a year in advance.
He also offers
whitetail for $6,800 and this includes a landowner voucher. Success has
been 100% on bucks scoring over 105 inches and he only takes a couple
each year. The area holds a high number of whitetails and hunts will be
September 29 to October 15. Hunters fly into Eugene
and rent a car.