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Controlled Hunt 5005 - Hunt Area 21

8/30/2014 - 10/13/2014

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Only bighorn sheep rams may be taken. Any hunter taking a bighorn ram must leave that portion of the skull plate containing the upper one-half of the eye socket naturally attached to both the horns until after the horns have been pinned by IDFG. view all»
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Hunt Area

Hunt Area 21
That portion of Unit 21 downstream from the Spring Creek Road (Forest Service Road 038) to the Horse Creek Trail (Forest Service Trail 159) and Reynolds Creek Trail (Forest Service Trail 067). Area Size: 150,419 acres
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Statistics

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Rams Ewes Avg. Horn Length (in.) Avg. Horn Circum. (in.)
2013 5005 21 6 3 50 31.46 14.42
2012 5005 21 0 0 0
2011 5005 21 3 3 100 3 28.5 13.25
2010 5005 21 3 1 33 22.125 13.375
2009 5005 21 3 2 67 32 14.44
2008 5006 21 3 2 67 24 13.06
2007 5006 21 3 2 67 31.38 14.38
2006 5006 21 3 2 67 31.56 13.25
2005 5006 21 3 2 67 32 14.5
2004 5006 21 3 3 100 34.79 15.12
2003 5006 21 3 0 0
2002 5006 21 3 2 67 33.88 14.75
2001 5006 21 3 3 100 32.34 14.38
2000 5005 21 3 1 33 35.38 15.75

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 Avg. Horn Length (in.) Avg. Horn Circum. (in.)
Rifle 2002 21 2 9 2 34 15 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 5005 21 1 35 3 9 20 0 0 3 3
2012 5005 21 1 51 3 6 9 0 0 3 3
2011 5005 21 1 55 3 5 16 0 0 3 3
2010 5005 21 1 58 3 5 12 0 0 3 3
2009 5005 21 1 86 3 3 20 0 0 3 3
2008 5006 21 1 45 3 7 20 0 0 3 3
2007 5006 21 1 88 3 3 24 0 0 3 3
2006 5006 21 1 106 3 3 58 0 0 3 3
2005 5006 21 1 59 3 5 27 0 0 3 3
2004 5006 21 1 79 3 3 27 0 0 3 3
2003 5006 21 1 60 3 5 38 0 0 3 3
2002 5006 21 1 105 3 2 147 0 0 3 3
2001 5006 21 1 60 3 5 27 0 0 3 3
2000 5005 21 1 44 3 6 22 0 0 3 3
1999 5005 21 1 51 3 5 32 0 0 3 3
1998 5005 21 1 43 3 7 18 0 0 3 3

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 5005 21 1 15 3 20 20 0 0 3 3
2012 5005 21 1 36 2 6 15 1 7 3 3
2011 5005 21 1 33 3 9 22 0 0 3 3
2010 5005 21 1 40 3 8 18 0 0 3 3
2009 5005 21 1 72 3 4 14 0 0 3 3
2008 5006 21 1 37 3 8 8 0 0 3 3
2007 5006 21 1 43 3 7 45 0 0 3 3
2006 5006 21 1 45 2 4 61 1 2 3 3
2005 5006 21 1 25 3 12 34 0 0 3 3
2004 5006 21 1 33 2 6 46 1 2 3 3
2003 5006 21 1 40 3 7 20 0 0 3 3
2002 5006 21 1 37 2 5 68 1 1 3 3
2001 5006 21 1 33 2 6 27 1 3 3 3
2000 5005 21 1 27 2 7 17 1 5 3 3
1999 5005 21 1 29 2 6 22 1 4 3 3
1998 5005 21 1 29 3 10 14 0 0 3 3

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 Sheep Tag $166.75
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $6.25

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

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

Note: A valid hunting license is required.

* Indicates this item is optional.

Landscape Characteristics and Access

Surface Management Agency

U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 99.48% 99.48 %
Private Graph illustrating 0.49% 0.49 %

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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

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No properties are currently available in this hunt area.
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Forest Service Land

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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

Land Use/Land Cover

Forest Graph illustrating 99.88% 99.88 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 0.01% 0.01 %

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Land Use data source: IDWR

Weather

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Outfitters and Guides

Local Rocky Mtn Sheep Outfitters & Guides

  • Eagle Ridge Ranch, LLC Area 03
    Doing Business As: Eagle Ridge Adventures

    Operating Area for conducting Non-motorized Trailrides, Equestrian Rides, Incidental Fishing activities. Licensed for Antelope, Deer, Elk, Goat, Moose, Sheep, Bear, Cougar, Forest Grouse, Wolf hunting.
  • Twin Peaks Ranch, Inc. Area 01
    Operating Area for conducting Non-motorized Trailrides, Equestrian Rides, Backpacking, Snowmobiling, Incidental Fishing activities. Licensed for Antelope, Bobcat, Deer, Elk, Moose, Sheep, Bear, Cougar, Predator, Forest Grouse, Chukar, Wolf hunting.

No pack trip outfitters are available in Controlled Hunt 5005 - Hunt Area 21.

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

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