Big Game Hunting

Licensing Info

Hunting licenses and general season tags can be purchased any time after Dec. 1 the year before you’re hunting. Controlled hunt tags must be picked up or purchased the day before the hunt begins.

Ways to Buy a License

2018 Big Game License, Tag and Permit Fees

Licenses

Annual Hunting License

Resident $33.50
Nonresident $167.00

Combined Angling and Hunting

Resident $69.00
Nonresident N/A

Sports Pac

includes fishing, shellfish and hunting license; combine angling tag; spring turkey, cougar,
general or controlled bear tag, elk and deer tags; upland bird and waterfowl validations

Resident $188.50
Resident with Columbia River Basin Endorsement $198.25
Nonresident N/A

Tags

Black Bear

Resident/Nonresident $16.00
Additional Black Bear
Resident/Nonresident $16.00

Cougar

Resident/Nonresident $16.00
Additional Cougar
Resident/Nonresident $16.00

Buck Deer

Resident $27.50
Nonresident $430.50

Anterless Deer

Resident $27.50
Nonresident 430.50

Elk

Resident $48.00
Nonresident $571.00

Bighorn Sheep

Resident $138.00
Nonresident $1,469.50

Pronghorn Antelope

Resident $50.00
Nonresident $384.00

Rocky Mountain Goat

Resident $138.00
Nonresident $1,469.50

Youth Licenses – 12-17 years old

Youth License

includes fishing, hunting, shellfish and Columbia Basin Endorsement
Resident/Nonresident $10.00

Youth Sports Pac

includes fishing, shellfish and hunting license; combine angling tag; spring turkey,
cougar, general or controlled bear tag, elk and deer tags; upland bird and waterfowl validations

Resident $55.00
Nonresident N/A

Senior and Pioneer Licenses

Senior Hunting

70 years old and Oregon resident for at least 5 years
Resident $21.50
Nonresident N/A

Senior Combination

70 years old and Oregon resident for at least 5 years
Resident $44.50
Nonresident N/A

Pioneer Combination

65 years old and Oregon resident for at least 50 years:
includes fishing and hunting license, and Columbia River Basin Endorsement

Resident $6.00
Nonresident N/A
Pioneer License Application 

Pioneer Elk Tag

Resident $25.00
Nonresident N/A

Disabled Veteran and Uniformed Service Members

LICENSES

Uniformed Services Hunting License

Resident $17.00
Nonresident $33.50

Disabled Veteran Combination Hunting and Fishing

includes Columbia River Basin Endorsement
Resident FREE
Nonresident N/A
Resident Disabled Veteran License Application 

TAGS

Nonresident members of the uniformed services

may purchase licenses, tags, and permits at resident rates

Disable Veteran Elk

Resident $25.00
Nonresident N/A

Other Permits and Applications

Duplicate License, Tag, Permit

$25.50

Wildlife Area Parking Permit

Daily $10.00
Annual $30.00

Controlled Hunt Application

$8.00

Controlled Hunt Application Change Fee

$25.00*
2018 Controlled Hunt Application Change Request

*No charge for first controlled hunt application change for each controlled hunt series (200, 400, 600, etc.).
A $25.00 fee is assessed for each subsequent application change to the same hunt series.

Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Permit - Nonmotorized boats

Resident/Nonresident $7.00

Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Permit - Motorized boats

Resident N/A
Nonresident $22.00

Oregon Disabilities Hunting and Fishing Permit**

Resident/Nonresident FREE
Oregon Disabilities Hunting and Fishing Permit

**Regular hunting license and tags are still required.

 

Additional Resources

Sign up to take a hunter education course -- find online options, order a workbook or register for a traditional class.

Finding a place to hunt can be a challenge -- even in a state that's 50 percent public land. This map will help you find access for your next hunt.

Check preference points, application results and report hunts.