Heppner Unit Public Land

This hunt takes place in the Heppner GMU in eastern Oregon. We operate under a special use permit allowing us to guide on public lands in the Heppner Ranger District of the Umatilla National Forest. The Heppner unit is one of the most applied for hunting units in the state issuing less than 700 tags a year to over 4000 applicants. It is a tough tag to draw as a non-resident taking between 5-6 years of applying before drawing the tag. The hunt offered is only available to non-Oregon residents. For 2018 there are 3 available. The terrain in the area is mountains with pine forests, along with some steep canyons. Expect to hike 8-10 miles a day.  This hunt is fully outfitted with 2 hunters per 1 guide. Lodging is in heated canvas wall tents with good hot meals prepared by our full time chef and camp host. Plan on arriving the day prior to the hunt season and leaving the day after. I have included the license and tag fees in the price of this hunt as each hunter is issued an outfitter tag which is guaranteed.

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Heppner Archery

Dates Description Availability Cost
October 24th - October 28th Bull Elk Hunt (non-resident only) 2 on 1 hunt 1 $4500

Trophy bull Elk Muzzleloader Hunt

This hunt takes place on public lands only in the Heppner GMU. There are only about 27 total tags which will be issued and only 1 goes to a non-resident (final tag distribution numbers will be set by ODFW at a later date). The hunt dates for 2016 are Oct.15th -23rd, this is a 9 day season. This will be a 1×1 guided hunt with food/lodging included. If you draw this tag in 2016 and want it guided please contact us. There are generally only 27-20 tags issued for this hunt each year. Broken Horn Outfitters will most likely be issued this permit for 2017. Below is a picture of the bull Frank harvested during the 2015 season, it was 1 of many bulls Frank had a chance to take.

Franks Muzzle loader bull 2015

Dates Description Availability Cost
2019 Dates TBA non-resident hunt only, outfitter tags issued Available for 2019 $8000