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Unit 52A

10/10/2013 - 10/31/2013

Antlerless Mule and White-tailed Deer deer info»
Only deer without antlers or with antlers shorter than 3 inches may be taken in any season which is open for antlerless deer only. view all»
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun. more»

Special Restrictions:
  • YOUTH HUNT: ONLY hunters 12-17 years of age with a valid license and tag may participate in this hunt.

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Hunt Area

Unit 52A
All of Unit 52A. (Caution: Craters of the Moon National Park is CLOSED) Area Size: 2,221,803 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 Any Weapon 52A 944 186 20 3792 157 29 46 8 4
2012 Any Weapon 52A 682 149 22 2390 134 16 45 7 1
2011 Any Weapon 52A 735 94 13 2987 79 15 42 4 0
2010 Any Weapon 52A 703 168 24 2794 149 18 33 10 1
2009 Any Weapon 52A 935 116 12 3569 94 23 62 14 2
2008 Any Weapon 52A 594 126 21 2648 95 29 50 9 0
2007 Any Weapon 52A 713 149 21 2766 127 20 46 6 7
2006 Any Weapon 52A 546 117 21 84 31 24 6 1
2005 Any Weapon 52A 442 91 21 1490 77 14 22 1 1
2004 Any Weapon 52A 561 74 13 2115 63 9 40 6 0
2003 Any Weapon 52A 1646 126 8 6340 94 31 25 12 4
2002 Any Weapon 52A 509 66 13 1876 50 16 49 19 5
2001 Any Weapon 52A 371 107 29 1237 83 24 43 9 1
2000 Any Weapon 52A 92 91 1 34 9 1

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 2013
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag $10.75 2013

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75 2013
  • Adult Deer Tag $301.75 2013

Note: A valid hunting license is required.

* Indicates this item is optional.

Landscape Characteristics and Access

Surface Management Agency

Private Graph illustrating 8.75% 8.75 %
Other Graph illustrating 0% 0 %
U.S. National Park Service (NPS) Graph illustrating 33.61% 33.61 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 2.1% 2.1 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 55.54% 55.54 %

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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

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 60.36% 60.36 %
Rock Graph illustrating 32.78% 32.78 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 1.85% 1.85 %
Dryland Agriculture Graph illustrating 0.34% 0.34 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 4.66% 4.66 %

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Land Use data source: IDWR

Weather

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Outfitters and Guides

Local Deer Outfitters & Guides

  • Rivers West Inc. Area 01
    Operating Area for conducting Snowmobiling activities. Licensed for Bobcat, Deer, Elk, Bear, Cougar, Wolf hunting.

No pack trip outfitters are available in Unit 52A.

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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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