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Unit 28

12/1/2011 - 12/31/2011

Either-sex White-tailed Deer deer info»
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Archery
Archery ONLY. more»

Special Restrictions:
  • Very limited access due to few roads, and private property. Only a portion of the unit is open to hunting

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Hunt Area

Unit 28
All of Unit 28. Area Size: 837,092 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %4+Pts %5+Pts %Whitetail
2013 Archery 28 277 76 27 1034 39 37 27 16 0
2012 Archery 28 347 113 32 1314 38 75 35 5 3
2011 Archery 28 379 102 27 1562 44 58 31 3 4
2010 Archery 28 296 105 35 1087 47 58 31 10 1
2009 Archery 28 276 69 25 1731 22 47 14 9 2
2008 Archery 28 248 64 26 1302 13 51 31 15 5
2007 Archery 28 273 89 33 1322 47 42 30 19 2
2006 Archery 28 207 35 17 7 28 6
2005 Archery 28 172 63 37 928 26 37 47 8 5
2004 Archery 28 159 15 9 931 14 1 50 14 7
2003 Archery 28 151 23 15 662 21 2 32 16 9
2002 Archery 28 146 16 11 932 16 0 20 7 6
2001 Archery 28 123 11 9 520 9 2 25 0 20
2000 Archery 28 11 11 0 19 3 5

Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Licenses, tags and permits may be purchased:

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Resident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Adult Deer Tag $19.75 2011
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag $10.75 2011
  • Archery Permit $18.25 2011
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2011 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75 2011
  • Adult Deer Tag $301.75 2011
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2011 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

Note: A valid hunting license is required.

* Indicates this item is optional.

Landscape Characteristics and Access

Surface Management Agency

Private Graph illustrating 3.46% 3.46 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 87.76% 87.76 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 0.31% 0.31 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 8.47% 8.47 %

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Surface Management Agency data source: Inside Idaho
*Surface Management Agency (a.k.a. Land Status) depicts categories for Federal and State agencies as well as Private lands in Idaho. For government land, this data displays the "managing agency" of the land, which may or may not be the same as the "owning agency" of the land. SMA is sometimes referred to as "ownership", although this term is inaccurate when describing public lands.

Access Yes! Properties

Access Yes! is Fish & Game program designed to improve sportsmen's access to private land or through private land to public land by compensating willing landowners who provide access.

No properties are currently available in this hunt area.
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Forest Service Land

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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

Land Use/Land Cover

Forest Graph illustrating 89.62% 89.62 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 1.51% 1.51 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 0.23% 0.23 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 8.56% 8.56 %
Urban Graph illustrating 0.07% 0.07 %
Water Graph illustrating 0.02% 0.02 %

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Land Use data source: IDWR

Weather

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Outfitters and Guides

Local Deer Outfitters & Guides

  • Dark Timber, LLC Area 03
    Operating Area for conducting Non-motorized Trailrides, Equestrian Rides, Backpacking, Snowmobiling, Incidental Fishing activities. Licensed for Deer, Elk, Moose, Bear, Cougar, Predator, Wolf hunting.
  • Eagle Ridge Ranch, LLC Area 03
    Doing Business As: Eagle Ridge Adventures

    Operating Area for conducting Non-motorized Trailrides, Equestrian Rides, Incidental Fishing activities. Licensed for Antelope, Deer, Elk, Goat, Moose, Sheep, Bear, Cougar, Forest Grouse, Wolf hunting.
  • Middle Fork Outfitters LLC Area 03
    Operating Area for conducting Non-motorized Trailrides, Equestrian Rides, Backpacking, Incidental Fishing activities. Licensed for Bobcat, Deer, Elk, Goat, Sheep, Bear, Cougar, Predator, Forest Grouse, Moose, Wolf hunting.

No pack trip outfitters are available in Unit 28.

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Services

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* Services pages courtesy of the Official Idaho Travel and Tourism Guide

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