Dates & Prices

*prices are per hunter

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Deer: Pre-Rut Bow Hunts
October 2022

October 1st - October 6th$300/dayBooked
October 9th - October 13th$16006 openings
October 16th - October 20th$1800Booked

Deer: Rut Bow Hunts
October – November 2022

October 23rd - October 27th$22004 openings
October 30th - November 3rd$2200Booked
November 6th - November 10th$2200Booked
November 13th - November 17th$22004 openings
November 22nd - November 29th
Thanksgiving Week
$400/day6 openings

Deer: Bow Hunts
December 2022 – January 2023

December - Mid-January 2022Non-Gun Dates $350/dayCall for Openings

Deer: Gun Hunts
October 2022- December 2022

Rut Shotgun HuntNovember 18th - November 20th$2200Booked
ShotgunDecember 1st - December 4th$1800Booked
MuzzleloaderDecember 9th - December 11th$1500Booked
Youth HuntOctober 8th - October 10th$10003 Youth Openings with Adult

Bow Hunter’s Special for 2022-23 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 $250 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!