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Deer General Archery Season

Unit 51

8/30/2014 - 9/30/2014

Either-sex White-tailed Deer deer info»
Either sex may be taken. view all»
Archery
Archery ONLY. more»

Special Restrictions:
  • Motorized Hunting Rule (MHR): Motorized vehicle use as an aid to hunting for wildlife is restricted to established roadways open to motorized vehicle traffic capable of travel by full-sized automobiles. A full-size automobile shall be defined as any motorized vehicle with a gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) in excess of 1,500 lbs. Find out more information about hunting with ATVs and the Motor Hunting Restriction at fishgame.idaho.gov/cms/hunt/atv/

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Hunt Area

Unit 51
All of Unit 51. Area Size: 604,463 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 Archery 51 152 23 15 1256 11 12 18 9 4
2012 Archery 51 145 20 14 1008 4 16 50 25 0
2011 Archery 51 105 11 10 722 2 9 0 0 9
2010 Archery 51 95 9 10 865 6 3 67 0 0
2009 Archery 51 124 23 18 877 11 12 0 0 0
2008 Archery 51 137 22 16 1337 16 6 18 12 5
2007 Archery 51 107 29 27 740 12 17 50 17 3
2006 Archery 51 103 34 33 8 25 38 13 0
2005 Archery 51 93 12 13 681 7 5 14 0 8
2004 Archery 51 115 6 5 1132 4 2 25 0 0
2003 Archery 51 112 13 12 819 6 6 50 17 0
2002 Archery 51 106 7 7 860 3 4 0 0 0
2001 Archery 51 104 10 10 524 4 6 25 0 0
2000 Archery 51 15 14 1 28 2 4

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
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag $10.75
  • Archery Permit $18.25
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75
  • Adult Deer Tag $301.75
  • Archery Permit $20.00
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

Note: A valid hunting license is required.

* Indicates this item is optional.

Landscape Characteristics and Access

Surface Management Agency

State of Idaho Graph illustrating 2.22% 2.22 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 45.05% 45.05 %
Private Graph illustrating 8.17% 8.17 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 44.55% 44.55 %

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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 28.16% 28.16 %
Urban Graph illustrating 0.25% 0.25 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 65.44% 65.44 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 2.26% 2.26 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 3.88% 3.88 %

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Land Use data source: IDWR

Weather

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

Outfitters and Guides

Local Deer Outfitters & Guides

No pack trip outfitters are available in Unit 51.

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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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