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Elk General A Tag Season

Unit 68A

10/1/2012 - 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»
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Hunt Area

Unit 68A
All of Unit 68A. Area Size: 286,641 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2013 Archery 68A 28 3 11 450 2 1 0 100
2012 Archery 68A 31 1 3 446 1 0 0
2011 Archery 68A 23 9 40 173 6 4 0 100
2010 Archery 68A 22 7 32 135 7 0 0
2009 Archery 68A 12 1 8 129 1 0 0
2008 Archery 68A 31 3 10 268 2 1 0 100
2007 Archery 68A 2 0 0 26
2006 Archery 68A 2 1 50 1 0 0
2005 Archery 68A 1 0 12 0 0 0
2004 Archery 68A 2 0 0 24 0 0 0 0
2003 Archery 68A 3 0 0 21 0 0 0 0
2002 Archery 68A 6 0 0 137 0 0 0 0
2001 Archery 68A 3 2 63 57 0 2
2000 Archery 68A 0 0 0 0 0

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 Elk Tag $30.75 2012
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag $16.50 2012

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Junior Mentored Elk Tag $39.75 2012
  • Adult Elk Tag $416.75 2012

Note: A valid hunting license is required.

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Landscape Characteristics and Access

Surface Management Agency

U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 2.7% 2.7 %
Private Graph illustrating 56.2% 56.2 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 0.84% 0.84 %
Indian Reservation Graph illustrating 40.25% 40.25 %

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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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No National Forest lands overlap this hunt area.

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Rangeland Graph illustrating 4.21% 4.21 %
Water Graph illustrating 17.71% 17.71 %
Urban Graph illustrating 2.06% 2.06 %
Dryland Agriculture Graph illustrating 2.33% 2.33 %
Riparian Graph illustrating 7.77% 7.77 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 44.35% 44.35 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 21.07% 21.07 %
Rock Graph illustrating 0.51% 0.51 %

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Land Use data source: IDWR

Weather

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

Outfitters and Guides

Local Elk Outfitters & Guides

No local hunting outfitters are licensed for Elk.

No pack trip outfitters are available in Unit 68A.

*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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