Dates & Prices

*prices are per hunter

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Deer: Pre-Rut Bow Hunts
October 2021

October 1st - October 7th$300/day6 openings
October 10th - October 14th$16006 openings
October 17th - October 21th$1800Booked

Deer: Rut Bow Hunts
October – November 2021

October 24th - October 28th$2200Booked
October 31st - November 4th$2200Booked
November 7th - November 11th$2200Booked
November 14th - November 18st$2200Booked
November 23rd - November 30th
Thanksgiving Week
$350/day6 openings

Deer: Bow Hunts
December 2021 – January 2022

December - Mid-January 2022Non-Gun Dates $250/dayCall for Openings

Deer: Gun Hunts
October 2021- December 2021

Rut Shotgun HuntNovember 19th - November 21st$2200Booked
ShotgunDecember 2nd - December 5th$1800Booked
MuzzleloaderDecember 10th - December 12th$1500Booked
Youth HuntOctober 9th - October 11th$10003 Youth Openings with Adult

Bow Hunter’s Special for 2021-22 Season!

Buckeye Creek is offering hunters an affordable way to extend their hunting opportunities this season! After you’ve fully paid for your hunt, Buckeye Creek will allow you to return for additional days of bow hunting later in the season at a rate of $200 per day. The daily rate provides for your overnight lodging, meals (if applicable) and access to the property for great Pike County hunting! What a great way to get back in the game if you’re still looking to fill your tag!

Your additional days are based on availability. Call or email for more details.

As always the schedule shows dates and availability for our standard 5 day hunts. Buckeye Creek can work with you and your party to customize hunts for other available dates. To check availability of all possible dates, call (847-359-5912) or email us ( for more details.

Turkey: Guided & Unguided Hunts

$300/day, 2-day minimum guided hunt
$250/day, 2-day minimum unguided hunt

* turkey hunts include meals and lodging

Application for spring turkey permit must be turned into the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. Contact the IDNR or visit their web site ( for more information on the application process.

We offer combo Bow and Gun Season hunts – call for pricing and availability!