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Elk Controlled Hunt Muzzleloader Season

Controlled Hunt 2147 - Hunt Area 32A-3

12/1/2012 - 12/31/2012

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Only elk without antlers or with antlers shorter than 6 inches may be taken in any season which is open for antlerless elk only. view all»
Muzzleloader
Muzzleloader ONLY. more»

Special Restrictions:
  • Motorized Hunting Rule (MHR): Motorized vehicle use as an aid to hunting for wildlife is restricted to established roadways open to motorized vehicle traffic capable of travel by full-sized automobiles. A full-size automobile shall be defined as any motorized vehicle with a gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) in excess of 1,500 lbs. Find out more information about hunting with ATVs and the Motor Hunting Restriction at fishgame.idaho.gov/cms/hunt/atv/

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Hunt Area

Hunt Area 32A-3
That portion of Unit 32A that drains into the Payette River drainage and that portion of Unit 32A that drains into the Weiser River drainage downstream from but excluding the Middle Fork Weiser River drainage. Area Size: 247,505 acres
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Statistics

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2013 2158 32A-3 123 16 13 786 16
2012 2147 32A-3 62 22 35 347 22
2011 2147 32A-3 59 14 23 530 14
2010 2133 32A 71 13 18 375 13
2009 2128 32A 89 15 17 484 15
2008 2130 32A 79 17 21 485 17
2007 2131 32A 80 11 14 475 10
2006 2133 32A 92 21 23 553 20 0 0
2005 2133 32A 93 18 19 436 0 18 0 0
2004 2132 32A 78 14 18 459 0 14 0 0
2003 2134 32A 81 19 23 482 0 18 0 0
2002 2130 32A 77 20 26 570 1 19 0 0
2001 2128 32A 63 17 27 315 4 13 0 0
2000 2126 32A 19 0 19 0 0

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

Drawing Odds for 1st & 2nd Choice Applicants (controlled hunts only)

Hunt Information 1st Choice 2nd Choice Total
Year Hunt Number Hunt Area Draw* Applicants Permits Awarded Success% Applicants Permits Awarded Success% Total Awarded Permit Quota
2013 2158 32A-3 1 48 48 100 65 43 66 91 150
2013 2158 32A-3 2 21 21 100 13 9 69 30 70
2012 2147 32A-3 1 34 34 100 47 20 43 54 75
2012 2147 32A-3 2 20 20 100 11 3 27 23 23
2011 2147 32A-3 1 29 29 100 57 33 58 62 75
2011 2147 32A-3 2 12 12 100 11 6 55 18 18
2010 2133 32A 1 59 59 100 80 41 51 100 100
2010 2133 32A 2 11 8 73 9 0 0 8 8
2009 2128 32A 1 67 67 100 103 33 32 100 100
2009 2128 32A 2 27 8 30 10 0 0 8 8
2008 2130 32A 1 51 51 100 58 29 50 80 100
2008 2130 32A 2 24 24 100 5 4 80 28 33
2007 2131 32A 1 58 58 100 47 29 62 87 100
2007 2131 32A 2 16 16 100 3 1 33 17 23
2006 2133 32A 1 82 82 100 51 18 35 100 100
2005 2133 32A 1 81 81 100 53 19 36 100 100
2005 2133 32A 2 12 6 50 6 0 0 6 6
2004 2132 32A 1 75 75 100 104 25 24 100 100
2004 2132 32A 2 17 7 41 7 0 0 7 7
2003 2134 32A 1 78 78 100 62 22 35 100 100
2002 2130 32A 1 58 58 100 73 16 21 74 100
2001 2128 32A 1 67 67 100 69 8 11 75 75
2000 2126 32A 1 94 75 79 83 0 0 75 75
1999 2137 32A-4 1 86 50 58 74 0 0 50 50
1998 2145 32A-4 1 84 50 59 57 0 0 50 50

Source: IDFG Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Drawing Odds for Resident & NonResident Applicants (controlled hunts only)

Hunt Information Resident NonResident Total
Year Hunt Number Hunt Area Draw* 1st Choice Applicants Permits Awarded 1st Choice Success% 1st Choice Applicants Permits Awarded 1st Choice Success% Total Awarded Permit Quota
2013 2158 32A-3 1 47 89 189 1 2 200 91 150
2013 2158 32A-3 2 20 29 145 1 1 100 30 70
2012 2147 32A-3 1 34 54 159 0 0 54 75
2012 2147 32A-3 2 20 23 115 0 0 23 23
2011 2147 32A-3 1 29 59 203 0 3 0 62 75
2011 2147 32A-3 2 12 18 150 0 0 0 18 18
2010 2133 32A 1 58 99 100 1 1 100 100 100
2010 2133 32A 2 11 8 73 0 0 0 8 8
2009 2128 32A 1 66 99 100 1 1 100 100 100
2009 2128 32A 2 26 8 31 1 0 0 8 8
2008 2130 32A 1 50 78 100 1 2 100 80 100
2008 2130 32A 2 22 26 100 2 2 100 28 33
2007 2131 32A 1 57 85 100 1 2 100 87 100
2007 2131 32A 2 16 17 100 0 0 100 17 23
2006 2133 32A 1 81 99 100 1 1 100 100 100
2005 2133 32A 1 81 100 100 0 0 100 100 100
2005 2133 32A 2 12 6 50 0 0 100 6 6
2004 2132 32A 1 74 99 100 1 1 100 100 100
2004 2132 32A 2 17 7 41 0 0 100 7 7
2003 2134 32A 1 75 97 100 3 3 100 100 100
2002 2130 32A 1 57 73 100 1 1 100 74 100
2001 2128 32A 1 67 75 100 0 0 100 75 75
2000 2126 32A 1 93 74 79 1 1 100 75 75
1999 2137 32A-4 1 85 50 58 1 0 0 50 50
1998 2145 32A-4 1 84 50 59 0 0 100 50 50

Source: IDFG Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Licenses, tags and permits may be purchased:

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Resident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Adult Elk Tag $30.75 2012
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag $16.50 2012
  • Muzzleloader Permit $18.25 2012
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $6.25 2012

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Junior Mentored Elk Tag $39.75 2012
  • Adult Elk Tag $416.75 2012
  • Muzzleloader Permit $20.00 2012
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $14.75 2012

Note: A valid hunting license is required.

* Indicates this item is optional.

Landscape Characteristics and Access

Surface Management Agency

U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 13.18% 13.18 %
Private Graph illustrating 29.59% 29.59 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 4.18% 4.18 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 53.06% 53.06 %

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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

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Forest Graph illustrating 51.69% 51.69 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 1.18% 1.18 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 0% 0 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 47.05% 47.05 %
Water Graph illustrating 0.07% 0.07 %

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Land Use data source: IDWR

Weather

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Outfitters and Guides

Local Elk Outfitters & Guides

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