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Rayonier hunting permits
« on: May 29, 2020, 02:11:46 PM »
Has anyone checked out the Rayonier hunting permits for this year? The greed has really set in now. $2,000 to $4,000 starting bids in the Salmon Creek area...... for elk season.  The muzzleloader permits start at $2,000.

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Re: Rayonier hunting permits
« Reply #1 on: May 29, 2020, 02:33:01 PM »
I saw that. But it's not new. It's been in the neighborhood of that same price for a few years now, I believe. Hard to believe people pay that much.

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Re: Rayonier hunting permits
« Reply #2 on: May 30, 2020, 05:30:26 PM »
What are their areas like?
Do you have to bid on certain areas?
Anyone have any experience with these areas? And getting the leases good or bad?
Just curious
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Re: Rayonier hunting permits
« Reply #3 on: May 30, 2020, 06:16:42 PM »
Fairly simple, if you donít want to, donít...  if they manage it right, to kill 280Ē-300Ē Rosie bulls, it would be a gold mine...
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Re: Rayonier hunting permits
« Reply #4 on: May 30, 2020, 07:42:20 PM »
Nevermind went to their website now I see how it works only some are bid on others have permit quotas
Anybody ever buy these?
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Re: Rayonier hunting permits
« Reply #5 on: May 30, 2020, 09:04:53 PM »
Nevermind went to their website now I see how it works only some are bid on others have permit quotas
Anybody ever buy these?

I made a thread about the Rayonier permits last year when I had an MS elk tag. I did not end up going this route but was informed to be conscious of logging operations in the areas I intended to hunt. All the activity can effect the elk in the area and truck traffic can effect access on the roads.
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Re: Rayonier hunting permits
« Reply #6 on: May 30, 2020, 09:18:21 PM »
Nevermind went to their website now I see how it works only some are bid on others have permit quotas
Anybody ever buy these?

I made a thread about the Rayonier permits last year when I had an MS elk tag. I did not end up going this route but was informed to be conscious of logging operations in the areas I intended to hunt. All the activity can effect the elk in the area and truck traffic can effect access on the roads.
Thank you I appreciate that input
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Re: Rayonier hunting permits
« Reply #7 on: June 26, 2020, 07:00:15 PM »
Has anyone checked out the Rayonier hunting permits for this year? The greed has really set in now. $2,000 to $4,000 starting bids in the Salmon Creek area...... for elk season.  The muzzleloader permits start at $2,000.

A fool and his money are soon parted.
I saw that the start for bids was $1,800 and the first for archery went for $2,400.  The deer permits for Salmon Creek I think are going for $600.
They've been having so much traffic on their site, it has had to shut down and reopen a few days later. 

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Re: Rayonier hunting permits
« Reply #8 on: July 06, 2020, 01:06:35 PM »
It was fun and served us well. It was at the very end of our progression of options. Elk hunting is over for us now. I think the best (Screaming Deal) access permit in their Salmon Creek area is for the Muzzleloader seasons. The combination elk and deer permits went off the charts this year.

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Re: Rayonier hunting permits
« Reply #9 on: July 07, 2020, 05:07:12 AM »
I've gotten the fossil creek permit for 5 years back to back and it was worth it.

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Re: Rayonier hunting permits
« Reply #10 on: July 07, 2020, 02:59:23 PM »
They make no money permits compared to what they make on trees

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Re: Rayonier hunting permits
« Reply #11 on: July 08, 2020, 01:01:56 PM »
If anyone would look at this, there is a 'cap" on what income per acres these companies can charge and the land still be considered primarily for growing and harvesting of trees.  The cap is 10% of taxable value per acres.  To be classified as timberland, 90% of income must come from trees.  So, if the county has a forestland value of $300 per acre, no more than $30 per acre per year can come from activities OTHER than tree farming.  Right no they are operating at about $1-3 per acre per year so there is still a ways to go.  Down south, they lease revenue tops the logging revenue.

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Re: Rayonier hunting permits
« Reply #12 on: July 08, 2020, 01:05:31 PM »
They make no money permits compared to what they make on trees
Most of the tree money is every 40 years. The hunting money is annual.

 


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