Dates & Prices

*prices are per hunter

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Deer: Pre-Rut Bow Hunts
October 2020

October 1st - October 9th$300/day6 openings
October 11th - October 15th$16006 openings
October 18th - October 22th$1800Booked

Deer: Rut Bow Hunts
October – November 2020

October 25th - October 29 th$22006 openings
November 1st - November 5th$2200Booked
November 8th - November 12th$2200Booked
November 15th - November 19st$2200Booked
November 23rd - November 27th
Thanksgiving Week
$350/day6 openings

Deer: Bow Hunts
December 2020 – January 2021

December - Mid-January 2021Non-Gun Dates $250/dayCall for Openings

Deer: Gun Hunts
November 2020- January 2021

Rut Shotgun HuntNovember 20th - November 22nd$2200Booked
ShotgunDecember 3rd - December 6th$1800Booked
MuzzleloaderDecember 11th - December 13th$1500Booked

Bow Hunter’s Special for 2020-21 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 $150 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 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!