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Antelope Controlled Hunt Short-Range Season

Controlled Hunt 4042 - Hunt Area 61

9/25/2012 - 10/24/2012

Either-sex Pronghorn Antelope antelope info»
Either sex may be taken. view all»
Short-Range
Archery, Muzzleloader, or Shotgun ONLY. more»

Special Restrictions:
  • Very limited access due to few roads, and private property. Only a portion of the unit is open to hunting
  • Only a portion of this Area is OPEN to hunt, see note for details.

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Hunt Area

Hunt Area 61
That portion of Unit 61 east of Hotel Creek. Area Size: 253,058 acres
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Statistics

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Horned Hornless Avg. Horn Length (in.)
2013 4043 61 17 13 73 41 10 3
2012 4042 61 24 21 88 58 16 5 8.7
2011 4042 61 20 11 54 60 10 1 11.4
2010 4041 61 25 17 69 57 13 4 9.92
2009 4037 61 23 19 83 51 10 9 7.4
2008 4030 61 21 15 69 52 9 6 10
2007 4030 61 23 9 39 98 7 2 10
2006 4029 61 19 8 42 70 4 4 8
2005 4028 61 25 19 76 64 10 9 10
2004 4028 61 21 13 62 42 9 3 9.3
2003 4028 61 22 18 82 62 13 5 9.4
2002 4028 61 23 17 74 54 8 9 9.7
2001 4034 61 20 16 80 51 9 7 6
2000 4035 61 21 7 33 73 2 4

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 4043 61 1 57 25 44 24 0 0 25 25
2013 4043 61 2 26 3 12 5 0 0 3 3
2012 4042 61 1 47 25 53 23 0 0 25 25
2012 4042 61 2 24 2 8 3 0 0 2 2
2011 4042 61 1 43 25 58 33 0 0 25 25
2011 4042 61 2 38 3 8 3 0 0 3 3
2010 4041 61 1 45 25 56 28 0 0 25 25
2009 4037 61 1 48 25 52 19 0 0 25 25
2009 4037 61 2 6 1 17 2 0 0 1 1
2008 4030 61 1 39 25 64 34 0 0 25 25
2007 4030 61 1 42 25 60 30 0 0 25 25
2007 4030 61 2 20 2 10 2 0 0 2 2
2006 4029 61 1 43 25 58 36 0 0 25 25
2005 4028 61 1 40 25 62 27 0 0 25 25
2005 4028 61 2 11 2 18 0 0 0 2 2
2004 4028 61 1 50 25 50 25 0 0 25 25
2004 4028 61 2 13 2 15 4 0 0 2 2
2003 4028 61 1 55 25 45 32 0 0 25 25
2002 4028 61 1 39 25 64 24 0 0 25 25
2001 4034 61 1 30 25 83 36 0 0 25 25
2000 4035 61 1 49 25 51 40 0 0 25 25
1999 4034 61 1 25 25 100 32 0 0 25 25
1998 4036 61 1 41 41 100 66 9 13 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 4043 61 1 56 24 43 1 1 100 25 25
2013 4043 61 2 26 3 12 0 0 3 3
2012 4042 61 1 46 25 54 1 0 0 25 25
2012 4042 61 2 22 2 9 2 0 0 2 2
2011 4042 61 1 42 24 57 1 1 100 25 25
2011 4042 61 2 38 3 8 0 0 0 3 3
2010 4041 61 1 44 24 55 1 1 100 25 25
2009 4037 61 1 48 25 52 0 0 100 25 25
2009 4037 61 2 6 1 17 0 0 100 1 1
2008 4030 61 1 39 25 64 0 0 100 25 25
2007 4030 61 1 42 25 60 0 0 100 25 25
2007 4030 61 2 20 2 10 0 0 100 2 2
2006 4029 61 1 43 25 58 0 0 100 25 25
2005 4028 61 1 40 25 62 0 0 100 25 25
2005 4028 61 2 11 2 18 0 0 100 2 2
2004 4028 61 1 50 25 50 0 0 100 25 25
2004 4028 61 2 13 2 15 0 0 100 2 2
2003 4028 61 1 55 25 45 0 0 100 25 25
2002 4028 61 1 39 25 64 0 0 100 25 25
2001 4034 61 1 30 25 83 0 0 100 25 25
2000 4035 61 1 48 25 52 1 0 0 25 25
1999 4034 61 1 25 25 100 0 0 100 25 25
1998 4036 61 1 41 50 100 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 Antelope Tag $31.25 2012 (general season is archery only)
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $6.25 2012

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Adult Antelope Tag $311.75 2012 (general season is archery only)
  • 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

Private Graph illustrating 13.85% 13.85 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 74.51% 74.51 %
U.S. National Park Service (NPS) Graph illustrating 0% 0 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 1.65% 1.65 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 5.29% 5.29 %

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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

Check for road and area closures on National Forest websites

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 1.6% 1.6 %
Water Graph illustrating 2.43% 2.43 %
Urban Graph illustrating 0.34% 0.34 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 6.05% 6.05 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 3.13% 3.13 %
Forest Graph illustrating 82.58% 82.58 %
Riparian Graph illustrating 3.72% 3.72 %

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Land Use data source: IDWR

Weather

The Weather Channel * Weather data provided by The Weather Channel®.

Outfitters and Guides

Local Antelope Outfitters & Guides

No local hunting outfitters are licensed for Antelope.

No pack trip outfitters are available in Controlled Hunt 4042 - Hunt Area 61.

*In need of a Guide? Try our Idaho Outfitter Guide, which allows you to search all licensed outfitters by species, activity and location.

Services

Lodging, Camping, Restaurants & Other Services

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

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