Category Archives: Hunting

How to Hunt Morels in Oregon

Known as America’s mushroom, the Morel is wide spread, easy to identify, and tastes great. Morel hunting is a common pastime in the Maupin area, and this time of year is perfect for picking. Whether you harvest morels for yourself or for commercial use, they are one of the most popular types of mushrooms that…
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Bird Hunter Challenge: Play the Imperial Bird Hunt Game

Need to get ready for upland bird hunting season? Start looking at Chukar and Pheasant silhouettes and see how many birds you can bag in our Imperial Bird Hunt Game! Stalk three different hunting grounds in Central Oregon, the heart of upland bird territory, and then take a break at the lodge of Imperial River…
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Maupin Getaways for Fall and Winter

Central Oregon offers an escape from winter’s gloom with 300 days of clear skies and sunshine. Maupin – tucked on the banks of the Deschutes River, is a veritable playground of fishing, hiking, birding and general outdoor recreation. Here are some ideas for Maupin getaways – complete with key dates for some of the most…
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Shotgun Safety: Shoot Straight and Safe This Season

It’s that time of year again! If you’re getting ready to go upland bird hunting in Central Oregon, now is a good time to brush up on your shotgun safety. From what you wear to how you handle the gun, you can dramatically improve your safety this hunting season. Here are some of the most…
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