Northside Unit 47

Find maps, boundary descriptions and the percent public lands for the Northside Unit. 

Hunts are for the 2021 season unless otherwise noted

Unit description

Public lands: 41 percent. Beginning at John Day; northwest on US Hwy 26 to State Hwy 19; north on Hwy 19 to N Fork John Day Rvr at Kimberly; northeast on N Fork John Day Rvr to Long Cr Rd at Monument; southeast on Long Cr Rd to Long Cr; north on US Hwy 395 to Co Rd 20; southeast on Co Rd 20 to State Hwy 7; south on Hwy 7 to US Hwy 26; southwest on Hwy 26 to John Day, point of beginning. (Maps: Malheur NF, Prineville BLM, ODF)

Northside Unit Map (pdf)

Unit wide hunts

  • Northside Unit (147)
  • Northside Unit Bow (147R)
  • Murderers Cr - Northside (246T1)
  • Northside Unit (247X)
  • Northside Unit (247)
  • Northside – Ritter Unit (447)
  • S Blue Mtn (746A)

Sub-unit hunts

  • Murderers Cr – Northside Youth (246T1)
  • Northside Unit Private No. 1 (247A1)
  • Northside Unit Private No. 2 (247A2)
  • W Northside (247B)
  • E Northside (247C)
  • Northside - Ritter Private No. 1 (247D1)
  • Northside - Ritter Private No. 2 (247D2)
  • John Day Valley (647A)
  • Middle Fork John Day (647B) - view map (pdf)


John Day Office 541-575-1167

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.