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Oregon Big Game Regulations

2013 General Seasons

Season Dates

Tag Required

Western Deer Centerfire
Cascade Buck Area Sept. 28 - Oct. 11 & Oct. 19 - Nov. 1 Western Oregon Deer
Coast Buck Area Sept. 28 - Nov. 1 Western Oregon Deer
Cascade Bull Elk Centerfire
-- Oct. 12 - Oct. 18 Cascade Elk
Rocky Mt Bull Elk Centerfire
First Season Oct. 23 - Oct. 27 Rocky Mt. Elk 1st Season
Second Season Nov. 2 - Nov. 10 Rocky Mt. Elk 2nd Season
Coast Bull Elk Centerfire
First Season Nov. 9 - Nov. 12 Coast 1st Season
Second Season Nov. 16 - Nov. 22
Coast 2nd Season
Bowhunting
Deer - Western Oregon Aug. 24 - Sept. 22 (late seasons vary by unit)
General Deer Bow
Deer - Eastern Oregon Aug. 24 - Sept. 22 (late seasons vary by unit)
General Deer Bow
Elk - Western Oregon Aug. 24 - Sept. 22 (late seasons vary by unit) General Elk Bow
Elk - Eastern Oregon Aug. 24 - Sept. 22 (late seasons vary by unit) General Elk Bow
Black Bear
Eastern Oregon Aug. 1 - Nov. 30 General Black Bear
Western Oregon Aug. 1 - Dec. 31 General Black Bear
SW Additional Bear Aug. 1 - Dec. 31 SW Additional Bear
SW Additional (Nonresident) Aug. 1 - Dec. 31 SW Additional Bear
Cascade Additional (Nonresident) Aug. 1 - Dec. 31 Cascade Additional Bear



Cougar

General (statewide) Jan. 1- Dec. 31 or until Zone Mortality Quotas have been met,
whichever occurs first.
(see special regulations for certain units)
General Cougar

 
 

2013 Archery Draw Weight Requirements

40lb. or greater recurve, long, or compound bow

50lb. or greater recurve, long, or compound bow

Black Bear Yes Yes
Cougar Yes Yes
Pronghorn Yes Yes
Buck Deer Yes Yes
600 Series Deer Hunts Yes Yes
Elk No  Yes
Big Horn Sheep No Yes
Rocky Mountain Goat No Yes
Western Gray Squirrel

Any rifle; handgun; shotgun; muzzleloading firearm; or long, recurve or compound bow.

 

 

 

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2013 Oregon Regulations

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Management Unit Map

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