Dates & Prices

*prices are per hunter

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Deer: Pre-Rut Bow Hunts
October 2019

October 1st - October 4th$12006 openings
October 6th - October 10th$15006 openings
October 13th - October 17th$1500Booked
October 20th - 24th$1500Booked

Deer: Rut Bow Hunts
October – November 2019

October 27th - October 31st$2150Booked
November 3rd - November 7th$2150Booked
November 10th - November 14th$2150Booked
November 17th - November 21st$1500Booked
November 24th - November 28th
Thanksgiving Week

Deer: Bow Hunts
December 2019 – January 2020

December - Mid-January 2019Non-Gun Dates $250/dayCall for Openings

Deer: Gun Hunts
November 2019- January 2020

Rut Shotgun HuntNovember 22nd - November 24th$2150Booked
ShotgunDecember 5th - December 9th$1750Booked
MuzzleloaderDecember 13th - December 15th$1450Booked

Bow Hunter’s Special for 2019-20 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!