Mostly Timber Hunting Tract With Big Buck History In Northwest IL


Have a look at this incredibly rare recreational paradise! This mostly timber tract has a proven track record of producing quality whitetail bucks and turkeys, and you now have the opportunity to purchase it for yourself. This incredible property boasts a nearly 2-acre pond which is capable of holding a variety of different fish. With the property placement of decoys and a good strategy in place, the pond is also great for duck hunting in the fall. This property is a core bedding area, housing a large percentage of the deer herd in the surrounding area. The seller killed 35 bucks with a bow in his 19 years of hunting the property, one of which was a 200-inch deer… talk about success! There have been numerous gobblers taken off the property over the last 19 years also. One struck up while we were walking the property for the first time. Close to where that turkey gobbled, there is a 5-acre tillable field that rotates between corn and beans and would make the perfect food plot if left standing. With this much cover and bedding on the property, the addition of the food is sure to keep wildlife here year round! Below the pond dam would be an excellent spot for an additional food source to hunt over. The timber is very thick, so the deer feel very comfortable and safe while inhabiting the property. However, numerous mature hardwood ridges make great ambush spots while hunting these deer coming in and out of the bedding areas. In addition to the pond, there is a creek bottom that typically has water in it, providing an additional consistent water source for wildlife. The topography on this property allows it to hunt and feel larger than it is, and with the addition of a trail system that is being put in by the sellers, navigating the property to drag out that big buck just got easier! This property would be the perfect place to build your forever home where you could hunt where you live, and live where you hunt. The already existing well and electric make it even more desirable as a homesite, or simply a place to camp! It’s conveniently just outside Oregon and it’s less than two hours from Chicago. If you don’t want to stay on the property, there are plenty of places to stay in Oregon. If hunting isn’t your cup of tea, this property would be excellent for camping, hiking, horseback riding, or riding ATV’s. The property is only about a mile from the Rock River, so there are numerous other recreational opportunities in the area if you desire to spend some of your time away from the property. The Rock River has a variety of fish and is well known as a high opportunity recreational river in Illinois. Don’t miss out on a very unique opportunity to own a special piece of property in an area where properties of this magnitude simply don’t come to the market often! Call the listing agents to set up your showing today.

Property Details

  • 2-acre stocked pond
  • 5 acres of tillable acreage
  • Thick bedding for deer and wildlife
  • Strong deer and turkey population
  • Very strong harvest history
  • 1 mile from Rock River
  • 45 minutes from Rockford, 1.5 hours from the Quad Cities, 2 hours from Chicago

S. Poplar Drive, Lot #WP001
Oregon, Illinois 61061