OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

OSU - Dunn Forest Hunt Schedule

Hunt Map

 

Hunt Application Information

  • Online application forms will be available here only during the dates listed below.  Any submissions received outside of these dates will not be entered into the drawing for selection. 
  • After successfully submitting your online application form, an automated e-mail will be sent to you confirming the details of your submission.  
  • Individuals selected for the hunt will recieve a letter granting access to hunt on the property by mail. 
  • Hunting on the Dunn Forest is walk-in only.
  • Hunting is only authorized on the portions of the Dunn Forest as shown on the Hunt Map.  Hunting is also allowed on the following OSU Research Forests: Blodgett, Oberteuffer, Spaulding, Matteson, and Ram's Dell.  
  • The following areas are CLOSED to hunting: College of Agriculture lands (on the Dunn), McDonald Forest, Elizabeth Starker Cameron Demonstration Forest, and the Marchel Tract.
  • Hunters must comply with all regulations set by Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and OSU Research Forest Hunt Rules
 

Online Submission Dates

  • Spring Turkey Hunt accepted between January 1st-January 31, 2016 Now Closed   

  • Deer/Elk Bow Hunt accepted between July 1-July 31, 2016 Now Closed 

  • General Rifle Deer Hunt accepted between July 1-July 31, 2016 Now Closed 

  • Controlled Archery Elk 218R Alsea Unit Bow Hunt accepted until full or October 25, 2016  REGISTER HERE!  

 

Dunn Forest Hunt Schedule

 Spring turkey hunt 

  • Draw Conducted by: OSU Research Forests
  • Application Submission Dates: January 1-January 31, 2017
  • Draw date: February 15, 2017
  • Date: April 15 - May 31, 2017
  • Animal: Turkey with a visible beard
  • Location: Dunn Forest
  • Weapon: Shotgun or Bow (see ODFW hunting regulations for details)
  • Permit/tag required: General Spring turkey tag from ODFW and a letter of successful draw from OSU Research Forests.
  • Number of Permits: 50

Deer/Elk bow hunt 

  • Draw conducted by: OSU Research Forests
  • Application Submission Dates: July 1-July 31, 2016
  • Draw date: August 7, 2016
  • Date: August 27 - September 25, 2016
  • Animal: Bull elk or buck deer (see ODFW hunting regulations for details)
  • Location: Dunn Forest
  • Weapon: Bow only (see ODFW hunting regulations for details)
  • Permits/tag required: General deer or elk bow season tag from ODFW and a letter of successful draw from OSU Research Forests.
  • Number of Permits:50

General rifle deer hunt 

  • Draw conducted by: OSU Research Forests
  • Application Submission Dates: July 1-July 31, 2016
  • Draw date: August 7, 2016
  • Date: October 1 - November 4, 2016
  • Animal: One antlerless deer or spike (618 Alsea tag required), and/or one buck no less than a forked antler (Western general season tag required)
  • Location: Dunn Forest
  • Weapon: See ODFW hunting regulations
  • Permits/tag Required:ODFW Western General deer season tag, and/or 618 Alsea unit tag and a letter of successful draw from OSU Research Forests.  Eligible hunters who are selected for this opportunity may extend their hunt to observe the General Rifle Deer Extended Youth Weekend.
  • Number of Permits:100

Controlled Archery Elk 218R Alsea Unit Bow

  • Draw conducted by: OSU Research Forests for permission to hunt on Dunn Forest only (only apply if you have successfully been drawn for this hunt by ODFW)
  • Application Submission Dates: July 1-July 31, 2016
  • Draw date: August 7, 2016  
  • Dates: November 26, 2016-December 11, 2016
  • Animal: One antlerless elk
  • Location: Dunn Forest
  • Weapon: Bow only (see ODFW hunting regulations for details)
  • Permits/tags required: 218R Alsea Unit Bow Elk Tag and a letter of successful draw from OSU Research Forests
  • Number of Permits: 100

218A NE Alsea controlled elk

  • Draw conducted by ODFW; awardees receive permission to hunt on Dunn Forest.
  • Draw date: See ODFW hunt regulations. 
  • Dates: January 1 - January 31, 2017
  • Animal: One antlerless Elk
  • Location: Dunn Forest
  • Weapon: Rifle or Bow (see ODFW hunting regulations for details)
  • Permits/tag required: 218A NE Alsea and a letter of permission to hunt on the Dunn Forest from OSU Research Forest
  • Number of Permits: 10
  • Signup: See ODFW hunt regulations: Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Questions?  Contact , (541)737-6702