SALEM, Ore. — Thousands of outdoorsmen are getting last minute gear before the deer hunting season starts.
Saturday is the first official day of hunting for coast and Cascade buck. The season runs through November 1st.
Oregon Department of Fish And Wildlife officials have a checklist for hunters heading out this weekend; a few items include a copy of your hunter education card, license and tags, a copy of hunting regulations and some cash.
They also recommend taking emergency equipment. For a look at the entire hunter’s checklist, click here.