Hunting

  • 2022 Oregon Deer And Elk Hunting Prospects

    2022 Oregon Deer And Elk Hunting Prospects

    What will this fall produce for Oregon deer and elk hunters? As we near the start of 2022’s any-legal-weapon buck season, ODFW managers and biologists provide their district-by-district forecasts for blacktails, mule deer and whitetails and Roosevelt and Rocky Mountain elk, as well as CWD changes and other news of note.


  • Successful Opener For Some Washington Deer Hunters

    Successful Opener For Some Washington Deer Hunters

    Opening weekend of rifle deer season was a good one for some Washington deer hunters, if a popular forum and Facebook group that were lit up with pics of smiling sportsmen are any indication.


  • Washington 2021 Deer, Elk Hunting Prospects

    Washington 2021 Deer, Elk Hunting Prospects

    With the official arrival of fall, it’s time to take a look at Washington’s 2021 gun deer and elk prospects.


  • 2021 Oregon Deer And Elk Hunting Prospects By Region

    2021 Oregon Deer And Elk Hunting Prospects By Region

    Oregon’s 2021 big game campaign has begun and the forecast for deer and elk hunters span the gamut, with solid prospects in some areas and less-so ones elsewhere.


  • Idaho 2021 Elk, Mule Deer, Whitetail Hunting Forecast, Regional B …

    Idaho 2021 Elk, Mule Deer, Whitetail Hunting Forecast, Regional B …

    If you want the quick version of what the 2021 big game season is likely to look like, here it is: similar to last year for elk, mule deer and white-tailed deer. There’s been no dramatic changes to the statewide populations for those animals up or down, and the statewide harvests for 2021 should also be similar to 2020. 


  • Oregon Deer, Elk Bow Seasons Set To Begin Amidst Fire Danger, Eas …

    Oregon Deer, Elk Bow Seasons Set To Begin Amidst Fire Danger, Eas …

    With archery deer and elk hunting seasons opening this Saturday, Aug. 28 and fire season still in effect, ODFW is reminding hunters to “Know before you go” and check for access before heading out.


  • 2020 Oregon Deer And Elk Hunting Forecast

    2020 Oregon Deer And Elk Hunting Forecast

    With Oregon’s biggest hunt – general and controlled deer – just around the corner and elk not far behind it, the hard-working folks at ODFW have rolled out their annual big game prospects.