Mule deer buck in the North Sumpter Unit

Sumpter Unit 51

Find maps, boundary descriptions and the percent public lands in the Sumpter Unit. 

Hunts are for the 2021 season unless otherwise noted

Unit description

Public lands: 45 percent. Beginning at Ironside; northwest on US Hwy 26 to Austin junction; northeast on State Hwy 7 to summit of Blue Mts; northeast on Blue Mt summit to Anthony Lks Rd; north east on Anthony Lks Rd to Ellis Rd; north on Ellis Rd to North Powder River Ln; east on North Powder River Ln to I-84 at North Powder; southeast on I-84 to Durbin Cr Rd overpass; west on Durbin Cr-Malheur Reservoir Rd to Ironside, point of beginning. (Maps: Malheur NF, Wallowa-Whitman NF, Vale BLM, ODF).

Sumpter Unit Map (pdf)

Unit wide hunts

  • Sumpter Unit (151)
  • Sumpter Unit Bow (151R)
  • Baker Youth (251T)
  • Sumpter Unit (451)
  • Sumpter Unit (Burnt River Canyon) (551)
  • S Blue Mtn (746A)

Sub-unit hunts

  • Baker Muzzleloader (151M)
  • N Fork Traditional (250R)
  • N Sumpter (251A)
  • S Sumpter No. 1 (251B1)
  • S Sumpter No. 2 (251B2)
  • S Sumpter (251C)
  • Elkhorn Mtn. No. 1 (251D1) - view map (pdf)
  • Elkhorn Mtn. No. 2 (251D2) - view map (pdf)
  • Elkhorn No. 1 Muzzleloader (251M1)
  • Elkhorn No. 2 Muzzleloader (251M2)
  • N Sumpter (451A)
  • S Sumpter (451B)
  • Sumpter/Unity Agri (651A)
  • Baker No. 1 Youth (651T1)
  • Baker No. 2 Youth (651T2)
  • Elkhorn No. 1 (950A1)
  • Elkhorn No. 2 (950A2)
  • Elkhorn No. 3 (950A3)


Baker City office 541-523-5832

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.