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Lemhi Zone

8/30/2014 - 9/30/2014

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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/
  • CAUTION - Archers: "Any weapon" antlerless elk hunts or muzzleloader controlled hunts will be open, on or within 1 mile of private fields on which cultivated crops are currently growing, in all or parts of this zone.

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Hunt Area

Lemhi Zone
All of Units 29, 37, 37A and 51. Area Size: 1,729,728 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2013 Archery 29 336 60 18 2724 52 8 12 49
2013 Archery 37 129 17 13 1039 13 4 8 46
2013 Archery 37A 120 15 13 896 14 1 7 49
2013 Archery 51 244 41 17 2010 37 4 14 53
2012 Archery 29 290 52 18 2301 39 13 12 42
2012 Archery 37 129 21 16 866 14 7 7 78
2012 Archery 37A 109 13 12 730 12 1 24 59
2012 Archery 51 263 35 13 2121 28 7 21 18
2011 Archery 29 299 43 14 2482 36 7 20 26
2011 Archery 37 121 19 15 793 14 5 0 38
2011 Archery 37A 78 19 24 440 19 22 44
2011 Archery 51 195 25 13 1581 21 4 35 35
2010 Archery 29 331 45 14 2605 36 9 33 25
2010 Archery 37 127 11 9 892 10 1 0 30
2010 Archery 37A 109 18 16 633 17 1 0 59
2010 Archery 51 194 33 17 1578 18 15 17 28
2009 Archery 29 267 73 27 2155 52 21 2 35
2009 Archery 37 100 6 6 683 5 1 20 20
2009 Archery 37A 74 9 12 499 9 11 56
2009 Archery 51 172 27 16 1366 22 5 14 41
2008 Archery 29 382 57 15 3029 52 5 12 31
2008 Archery 37 176 18 10 1204 6 12 33 0
2008 Archery 37A 156 17 11 957 12 4 8 25
2008 Archery 51 221 38 17 1740 30 8 17 57
2007 Archery 29 320 42 13 2513 37 5 11 51
2007 Archery 37 157 14 9 1198 10 4 10 20
2007 Archery 37A 91 16 18 667 14 2 7 57
2007 Archery 51 238 35 15 2088 18 16 0 68
2006 Archery 29 354 72 20 66 5 8 12
2006 Archery 37 81 12 15 11 1 0 18
2006 Archery 37A 92 19 21 13 4 15 39
2006 Archery 51 228 31 14 25 5 64 24
2005 Archery 29 353 39 11 2881 28 11 14 50
2005 Archery 37 91 17 19 693 15 2 60 27
2005 Archery 37A 111 20 18 784 17 3 18 41
2005 Archery 51 240 37 15 1883 29 8 21 38
2004 Archery 29 449 64 14 3618 62 2 7 60
2004 Archery 37 123 5 4 814 5 0 40 40
2004 Archery 37A 113 12 11 673 12 0 8 50
2004 Archery 51 217 43 20 1727 39 4 10 33
2003 Archery 29 447 37 8 3856 29 8 14 43
2003 Archery 37 95 9 9 591 7 2 67 0
2003 Archery 37A 125 13 10 838 11 2 36 45
2003 Archery 51 229 36 16 1816 24 11 24 43
2002 Archery 29 450 61 14 4309 54 7 8 53
2002 Archery 37 87 9 10 555 9 0 11 56
2002 Archery 37A 104 21 20 641 19 2 6 56
2002 Archery 51 220 26 12 1725 18 8 28 44
2001 Archery 29 305 78 26 2624 63 15 16 43
2001 Archery 37 98 10 10 594 7 3 43 0
2001 Archery 37A 87 13 15 516 12 1 36 27
2001 Archery 51 184 32 17 1297 23 9 24 33
2000 Archery 29 59 21 38 16 39
2000 Archery 37 12 5 7 84 8
2000 Archery 37A 9 3 6 8 50
2000 Archery 51 24 10 14 67 12

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
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag $16.50

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

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

Note: A valid hunting license is required.

* Indicates this item is optional.

Landscape Characteristics and Access

Surface Management Agency

Private Graph illustrating 11.33% 11.33 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 39.02% 39.02 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 2.68% 2.68 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 46.96% 46.96 %

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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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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Rangeland Graph illustrating 61.16% 61.16 %
Dryland Agriculture Graph illustrating 0.13% 0.13 %
Urban Graph illustrating 0.78% 0.78 %
Riparian Graph illustrating 0.05% 0.05 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 5.23% 5.23 %
Forest Graph illustrating 28.52% 28.52 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 4.13% 4.13 %

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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 pack trip outfitters are available in Lemhi Zone.

*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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