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Elk Controlled Hunt Antlered Season

Controlled Hunt 2041 - Hunt Area 70*

10/1/2014 - 10/14/2014

Antlered Elk elk info»
Only elk with at least one antler longer than 6 inches may be taken in any season which is open for antlered elk only. In antlered or spike-only seasons, antlers much accompany the carcass while in transit. view all»
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun. 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/

Motorized Hunting Rule applies in Units 70 and 73.

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Hunt Area

Hunt Area 70*
All of Units 70, 71, 72, 73, 73A and 74. Area Size: 2,395,189 acres
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Statistics

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2013 2040 70* 25 12 49 126 12 0 67
2013 2041 70* 186 48 26 884 48 0 53
2012 2040 70* 25 15 60 165 15 0 53.3
2012 2041 70* 170 26 15 739 26 7.7 65.1
2011 2040 70* 22 13 60 118 13 0 92.3
2011 2041 70* 193 35 18 977 35 18.2 32.4
2010 2039 70* 23 16 70 127 16 6.2 53.8
2010 2040 70* 180 46 25 790 46 9.4 58.8
2009 2038 70* 24 12 50 122 12 8.3 66.7
2009 2039 70* 185 32 18 945 32 6.2 43.4
2008 2038 70* 25 7 28 119 7 43 29
2008 2039 70* 174 53 31 863 53 8 38
2007 2038 70* 25 11 44 162 11 0 55
2007 2039 70* 188 48 26 983 48 0 63
2006 2038 70* 24 12 50 127 11 0 100
2006 2039 70* 189 37 20 1112 34 9 35
2005 2040 70* 25 16 64 154 15 1 7 53
2005 2041 70* 192 58 30 896 56 2 11 41
2004 2040 70 23 16 70 148 15 0 0 40
2004 2041 70 160 49 31 750 44 0 7 50
2003 2040 70 22 10 45 141 10 0 0 80
2003 2041 70 179 35 20 907 33 1 6 50
2002 2040 70 21 10 48 100 10 0 0 20
2002 2041 70 166 51 31 861 43 8 10 49
2001 2040 70 23 10 43 191 9 1 0 78
2000 2040 70 13 13 0 0 36

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

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 2040 70* 1 473 25 5 176 0 0 25 25
2013 2040 70* 2 91 1 1 26 0 0 1 1
2013 2041 70* 1 266 200 75 374 0 0 200 200
2013 2041 70* 2 141 9 6 48 0 0 9 9
2012 2040 70* 1 454 25 6 192 0 0 25 25
2012 2040 70* 2 72 1 1 23 0 0 1 1
2012 2041 70* 1 239 200 84 388 0 0 200 200
2012 2041 70* 2 139 13 9 44 0 0 13 13
2011 2040 70* 1 378 25 7 206 0 0 25 25
2011 2041 70* 1 276 200 72 358 0 0 200 200
2011 2041 70* 2 198 14 7 61 0 0 14 14
2010 2039 70* 1 425 25 6 161 0 0 25 25
2010 2039 70* 2 50 1 2 23 0 0 1 1
2010 2040 70* 1 237 200 84 403 0 0 200 200
2010 2040 70* 2 160 16 10 35 0 0 16 16
2009 2038 70* 1 295 25 8 162 0 0 25 25
2009 2038 70* 2 47 1 2 35 0 0 1 1
2009 2039 70* 1 295 200 68 341 0 0 200 200
2009 2039 70* 2 97 8 8 31 0 0 8 8
2008 2038 70* 1 273 25 9 150 0 0 25 25
2008 2038 70* 2 47 1 2 18 0 0 1 1
2008 2039 70* 1 251 200 80 280 0 0 200 200
2008 2039 70* 2 91 8 9 34 0 0 8 8
2007 2038 70* 1 270 25 9 173 0 0 25 25
2007 2038 70* 2 42 1 2 30 0 0 1 1
2007 2039 70* 1 203 200 99 259 0 0 200 200
2007 2039 70* 2 136 15 11 36 0 0 15 15
2006 2038 70* 1 284 25 9 164 0 0 25 25
2006 2039 70* 1 190 190 100 267 10 4 200 200
2005 2040 70* 1 231 25 11 154 0 0 25 25
2005 2040 70* 2 27 1 4 23 0 0 1 1
2005 2041 70* 1 232 200 86 268 0 0 200 200
2005 2041 70* 2 64 8 12 26 0 0 8 8
2004 2040 70 1 302 25 8 176 0 0 25 25
2004 2041 70 1 207 200 96 297 0 0 200 200
2004 2041 70 2 58 4 6 31 0 0 4 4
2003 2040 70 1 256 25 9 121 0 0 25 25
2003 2041 70 1 170 170 100 276 30 10 200 200
2002 2040 70 1 309 25 8 145 0 0 25 25
2002 2041 70 1 222 200 90 270 0 0 200 200
2001 2040 70 1 323 25 7 145 0 0 25 25
2000 2040 70 1 321 25 7 133 0 0 25 25
1999 2040 70-1 1 405 25 6 175 0 0 25 25
1999 2041 70-2 1 287 199 69 358 0 0 199 199
1998 2042 70-1 1 293 25 8 128 0 0 25 25
1998 2043 70-2 1 422 200 47 368 0 0 200 200

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 2040 70* 1 436 24 6 37 1 3 25 25
2013 2040 70* 2 77 1 1 14 0 0 1 1
2013 2041 70* 1 239 183 77 27 17 63 200 200
2013 2041 70* 2 129 9 7 12 0 0 9 9
2012 2040 70* 1 433 23 5 21 2 10 25 25
2012 2040 70* 2 69 1 1 3 0 0 1 1
2012 2041 70* 1 211 180 85 28 20 71 200 200
2012 2041 70* 2 133 13 10 6 0 0 13 13
2011 2040 70* 1 354 24 7 24 1 4 25 25
2011 2041 70* 1 252 181 72 24 19 79 200 200
2011 2041 70* 2 194 14 7 4 0 0 14 14
2010 2039 70* 1 408 25 6 17 0 0 25 25
2010 2039 70* 2 47 1 2 3 0 0 1 1
2010 2040 70* 1 222 186 84 15 14 93 200 200
2010 2040 70* 2 153 15 10 7 1 14 16 16
2009 2038 70* 1 277 25 9 18 0 0 25 25
2009 2038 70* 2 42 1 2 5 0 0 1 1
2009 2039 70* 1 251 180 72 44 20 45 200 200
2009 2039 70* 2 90 8 9 7 0 0 8 8
2008 2038 70* 1 249 25 10 24 0 0 25 25
2008 2038 70* 2 45 1 2 2 0 0 1 1
2008 2039 70* 1 213 180 85 38 20 53 200 200
2008 2039 70* 2 87 8 9 4 0 0 8 8
2007 2038 70* 1 240 25 10 30 0 0 25 25
2007 2038 70* 2 41 1 2 1 0 0 1 1
2007 2039 70* 1 185 183 99 18 17 94 200 200
2007 2039 70* 2 133 15 11 3 0 0 15 15
2006 2038 70* 1 248 24 10 36 1 3 25 25
2006 2039 70* 1 170 180 100 20 20 100 200 200
2005 2040 70* 1 214 23 11 17 2 12 25 25
2005 2040 70* 2 21 1 5 6 0 0 1 1
2005 2041 70* 1 212 183 86 20 17 85 200 200
2005 2041 70* 2 64 8 12 0 0 100 8 8
2004 2040 70 1 275 23 8 27 2 7 25 25
2004 2041 70 1 181 181 100 26 19 73 200 200
2004 2041 70 2 57 4 7 1 0 0 4 4
2003 2040 70 1 235 23 9 21 2 9 25 25
2003 2041 70 1 160 189 100 10 11 100 200 200
2002 2040 70 1 278 24 8 31 1 3 25 25
2002 2041 70 1 189 180 95 33 20 60 200 200
2001 2040 70 1 303 24 7 20 1 5 25 25
2000 2040 70 1 301 24 8 20 1 5 25 25
1999 2040 70-1 1 371 24 6 34 1 2 25 25
1999 2041 70-2 1 246 180 73 41 19 46 199 199
1998 2042 70-1 1 270 23 8 23 2 8 25 25
1998 2043 70-2 1 376 180 47 46 20 43 200 200

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 Elk Tag $30.75
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag $16.50
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $6.25

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

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

Indian Reservation Graph illustrating 10.85% 10.85 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 6.33% 6.33 %
U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) Graph illustrating 0.37% 0.37 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 14.63% 14.63 %
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Graph illustrating 0.89% 0.89 %
Private Graph illustrating 56.07% 56.07 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 10.86% 10.86 %

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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.

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 14.8% 14.8 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 4.36% 4.36 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 8.36% 8.36 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 35.87% 35.87 %
Riparian Graph illustrating 0.58% 0.58 %
Urban Graph illustrating 1.35% 1.35 %
Water Graph illustrating 0.75% 0.75 %
Dryland Agriculture Graph illustrating 33.91% 33.91 %

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Land Use data source: IDWR

Weather

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Outfitters and Guides

Local Elk Outfitters & Guides

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Services

Lodging, Camping, Restaurants & Other Services

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