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Controlled Hunt 3027 - Hunt Area 8A

8/30/2013 - 11/23/2013

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Only moose with at least one antler longer than six inches may be taken in any season open for antlered moose only. view all»
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Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun. more»

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Hunt Area

Hunt Area 8A
All of Unit 8A. Area Size: 468,020 acres
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Statistics

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Bulls Cows Avg. Antler Spread (in.)
2013 3027 8A 10 10 100 10 39.7
2012 3028 8A 8 8 100 8 39.92
2011 3028 8A 8 8 100 8 40.5
2010 3030 8A 8 7 88 41.71
2009 3030 8A 8 8 100 38.44
2008 3042 8A 8 8 100 40.38
2007 3042 8A 8 8 100 39.94
2006 3017 8A 8 7 88 39.71
2005 3017 8A 8 8 100 42
2004 3011 8A 6 6 100 43.75
2003 3011 8A 6 6 100 39.6
2002 3011 8A 6 5 83
2001 3011 8A 6 5 83
2000 3016 8A-1 6 6 100

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

Big Game Mortality Reports

Weapon Year Unit Harvest Avg. Days Guided
Archery 2003 8A 1 11 0 0 0 0
Rifle 2003 8A 8 11 0 0 0 0
Rifle 2002 8A 8 5 0 0 0 0

Source: Mandatory Big Game Mortality Reports
* Includes all animals harvested regardless of sex or special restrictions.

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 3027 8A 1 220 10 5 110 0 0 10 10
2012 3028 8A 1 171 8 5 85 0 0 8 8
2011 3028 8A 1 143 8 6 78 0 0 8 8
2010 3030 8A 1 180 8 4 100 0 0 8 8
2009 3030 8A 1 157 8 5 95 0 0 8 8
2008 3042 8A 1 140 8 6 68 0 0 8 8
2007 3042 8A 1 129 8 6 64 0 0 8 8
2006 3017 8A 1 142 8 6 68 0 0 8 8
2005 3017 8A 1 138 8 6 68 0 0 8 8
2004 3011 8A 1 91 6 6 64 0 0 6 6
2003 3011 8A 1 105 6 5 61 0 0 6 6
2002 3011 8A 1 86 6 7 58 0 0 6 6
2001 3011 8A 1 90 6 6 46 0 0 6 6
2000 3016 8A-1 1 68 6 8 33 0 0 6 6
1999 3016 8A-1 1 150 6 4 75 0 0 6 6
1998 3015 8A 1 93 4 4 67 0 0 4 4

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 3027 8A 1 218 9 4 2 1 50 10 10
2012 3028 8A 1 161 8 5 10 0 0 8 8
2011 3028 8A 1 139 8 6 4 0 0 8 8
2010 3030 8A 1 179 8 4 1 0 0 8 8
2009 3030 8A 1 147 8 5 10 0 0 8 8
2008 3042 8A 1 135 7 5 5 1 20 8 8
2007 3042 8A 1 126 8 6 3 0 0 8 8
2006 3017 8A 1 139 8 6 3 0 0 8 8
2005 3017 8A 1 135 8 6 3 0 0 8 8
2004 3011 8A 1 91 6 6 0 0 100 6 6
2003 3011 8A 1 105 6 5 0 0 100 6 6
2002 3011 8A 1 86 6 7 0 0 100 6 6
2001 3011 8A 1 88 6 6 2 0 0 6 6
2000 3016 8A-1 1 68 6 8 0 0 100 6 6
1999 3016 8A-1 1 150 6 4 0 0 100 6 6
1998 3015 8A 1 93 4 4 0 0 100 4 4

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 Moose Tag $166.75 2013
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $6.25 2013

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Adult Moose Tag $2,101.75 2013
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $14.75 2013

Note: A valid hunting license is required.

* Indicates this item is optional.

Landscape Characteristics and Access

Surface Management Agency

Indian Reservation Graph illustrating 0.44% 0.44 %
U.S. Corps of Engineers (COE) Graph illustrating 3.1% 3.1 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 12.03% 12.03 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 0.02% 0.02 %
Private Graph illustrating 56.73% 56.73 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 27.68% 27.68 %

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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.

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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 67.37% 67.37 %
Water Graph illustrating 1.77% 1.77 %
Dryland Agriculture Graph illustrating 30.86% 30.86 %

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Land Use data source: IDWR

Weather

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Outfitters and Guides

Local Moose Outfitters & Guides

No pack trip outfitters are available in Controlled Hunt 3027 - Hunt Area 8A.

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Services

Lodging, Camping, Restaurants & Other Services

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

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