Biggs Unit 43

Find maps, boundary descriptions and the percent public land in the Biggs Unit.

Hunts are for the 2021 season unless otherwise noted

Unit description

Public lands: 9 percent. Beginning at Arlington; south on State Hwy 19 to Fossil; southwest on State Hwy 218 to Shaniko; north on US Hwy 97 to Grass Valley; southwest on State Hwy 216 to Tygh Valley; north on US Hwy 197 to Columbia Rvr; east on Columbia Rvr to Arlington, point of beginning. (Maps: Prineville BLM).

Biggs Unit Map (pdf)

Unit-wide hunts

  • Columbia Basin Bow (144R)
  • Columbia Plateau (244)
  • Columbia Plateau No. 1 (440A1)
  • Columbia Plateau No. 2 (440A2)

Sub-unit hunts

  • E Biggs (143A)
  • W Biggs (143B)
  • John Day Canyon (143C)
  • Maupin - W Biggs (240A)
  • Maupin-W Biggs Private (240B)
  • Maupin-W Biggs Youth (240T)
  • Umatilla Youth (244T)
  • Fossil-E Biggs Agri (245E)
  • Maupin - W Biggs (440)
  • John Day Rvr. No. 1 (543A1)
  • John Day Rvr. No. 2 (543A2)
  • John Day Rvr. No. 3 (543A3)
  • E Deschutes Rvr. No. 1 (543B1)
  • E Deschutes Rvr. No. 2 (543B2)
  • E Deschutes Rvr. No. 3 (543B3)
  • W Deschutes River No. 1 (543C1)
  • W Deschutes River No. 2 (543C2)
  • W Deschutes River No. 3 (543C3)
  • John Day Rvr Ewe (534D1)
  • Mid Columbia Private Youth (640T)
  • Biggs Unit Private (642)


West Biggs - The Dalles office 541-296-4628
East Biggs - Heppner office 541-676-5230

Hunt series key:

100 series – buck deer
200 series – elk
400 series – pronghorn
500 series – bighorn sheep
600 series – antlerless deer
700 series – spring black bear
900 series – Rocky Mountain goat

Please review the Big Game Regulations for sub-unit descriptions.

NOTE: This information is for reference use only, and is not intended to replace the information found in the current Big Game Regulations. Please consult the Big Game Regulations before purchasing tags or planning your hunting excursions.