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Elk Controlled Hunt Antlerless Season

Controlled Hunt 2122 - Hunt Area 61

11/1/2014 - 11/10/2014

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Only elk without antlers or with antlers shorter than 6 inches may be taken in any season which is open for antlerless elk only. view all»
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No special restrictions.

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Hunt Area

Hunt Area 61
All of Unit 61. Area Size: 507,046 acres
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Statistics

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2013 2124 61 94 42 45 431 42
2012 2115 61 94 33 35 418 33
2011 2115 61 95 34 36 377 34
2010 2106 61 98 49 50 384 49
2009 2106 61 94 30 32 494 29
2008 2111 61 99 44 45 514 1 43
2007 2115 61 188 60 32 995 60
2006 2115 61 189 59 31 882 1 57 0 0
2005 2112 61 236 69 29 1158 0 69 0 0
2004 2113 61 220 96 44 986 8 86 0 0
2003 2113 61 224 94 42 1123 5 88 100 0
2002 2111 61 217 77 35 1050 9 68 0 0
2001 2111 61 211 67 32 1127 5 62 0 0
2000 2110 61 70 5 61 0 0

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 2124 61 1 203 100 49 171 0 0 100 100
2013 2124 61 2 47 6 13 20 0 0 6 6
2012 2115 61 1 194 100 52 218 0 0 100 100
2012 2115 61 2 56 5 9 20 0 0 5 5
2011 2115 61 1 199 100 50 164 0 0 100 100
2010 2106 61 1 181 100 55 209 0 0 100 100
2010 2106 61 2 54 7 13 28 0 0 7 7
2009 2106 61 1 191 100 52 167 0 0 100 100
2009 2106 61 2 54 5 9 23 0 0 5 5
2008 2111 61 1 186 100 54 207 0 0 100 100
2008 2111 61 2 53 6 11 24 0 0 6 6
2007 2115 61 1 197 194 98 155 6 4 200 200
2007 2115 61 2 23 9 39 37 0 0 9 9
2006 2115 61 1 194 194 100 149 6 4 200 200
2005 2112 61 1 208 208 100 208 42 20 250 250
2005 2112 61 2 44 18 41 15 0 0 18 18
2004 2113 61 1 204 204 100 220 46 20 250 250
2004 2113 61 2 27 9 33 23 0 0 9 9
2003 2113 61 1 164 164 100 230 86 37 250 250
2002 2111 61 1 187 187 100 209 63 30 250 250
2001 2111 61 1 205 205 100 187 45 24 250 250
2000 2110 61 1 249 200 80 247 0 0 200 200
1999 2120 61-2 1 262 200 76 218 0 0 200 200
1998 2124 61-2 1 237 200 84 255 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 2124 61 1 192 96 50 11 4 36 100 100
2013 2124 61 2 42 5 12 5 1 20 6 6
2012 2115 61 1 186 93 50 8 7 88 100 100
2012 2115 61 2 56 5 9 0 0 5 5
2011 2115 61 1 193 97 50 6 3 50 100 100
2010 2106 61 1 175 95 54 6 5 83 100 100
2010 2106 61 2 50 7 14 4 0 0 7 7
2009 2106 61 1 176 95 54 15 5 33 100 100
2009 2106 61 2 48 5 10 6 0 0 5 5
2008 2111 61 1 172 91 53 14 9 64 100 100
2008 2111 61 2 48 5 10 5 1 20 6 6
2007 2115 61 1 176 181 100 21 19 90 200 200
2007 2115 61 2 23 9 39 0 0 100 9 9
2006 2115 61 1 184 190 100 10 10 100 200 200
2005 2112 61 1 198 234 100 10 16 100 250 250
2005 2112 61 2 40 15 38 4 3 75 18 18
2004 2113 61 1 199 239 100 5 11 100 250 250
2004 2113 61 2 24 9 37 3 0 0 9 9
2003 2113 61 1 160 239 100 4 11 100 250 250
2002 2111 61 1 183 242 100 4 8 100 250 250
2001 2111 61 1 197 238 100 8 12 100 250 250
2000 2110 61 1 241 192 79 8 8 100 200 200
1999 2120 61-2 1 258 198 76 4 2 50 200 200
1998 2124 61-2 1 236 199 84 1 1 100 200 200

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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No resident tags are necessary.

No non-resident tags are necessary.

Note: A valid hunting license is required.

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Landscape Characteristics and Access

Surface Management Agency

U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 4.86% 4.86 %
U.S. National Park Service (NPS) Graph illustrating 0% 0 %
Private Graph illustrating 18.44% 18.44 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 5.63% 5.63 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 68.67% 68.67 %

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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

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Forest Graph illustrating 76.1% 76.1 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 6.79% 6.79 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 0.8% 0.8 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 12.95% 12.95 %
Riparian Graph illustrating 1.86% 1.86 %
Urban Graph illustrating 0.17% 0.17 %
Water Graph illustrating 1.21% 1.21 %

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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

  • Gray, Clint Area 02
    Doing Business As: Buckshot Outfitting

    Operating Area for conducting Photography Trips, Incidental Fishing activities. Licensed for Bobcat, Deer, Moose, Bear, Cougar, Forest Grouse, Elk, Wolf hunting.
  • Horse Creek Outfitters, Inc. Area 01
    Operating Area for conducting Non-motorized Trailrides, Equestrian Rides, Backpacking, Incidental Fishing activities. Licensed for Bobcat, Deer, Elk, Goat, Moose, Sheep, Bear, Cougar, Predator, Forest Grouse, Wolf hunting.
  • Middle Fork Management Company, Inc. Area 03
    Doing Business As: Middle Fork Lodge

    Operating Area for conducting Non-motorized Trailrides, Equestrian Rides, Incidental Fishing activities. Licensed for Deer, Elk, Bear, Cougar, Bobcat, Predator, Forest Grouse, Chukar, Wolf hunting.
  • Middlefork Ranch, Inc. Area 02
    Operating Area for conducting Non-motorized Trailrides, Equestrian Rides, Incidental Fishing activities. Licensed for Bobcat, Deer, Elk, Bear, Cougar, Predator, Forest Grouse, Chukar, Wolf hunting.
  • Pineland Outfitters Of Idaho, LLC Area 01
    Operating Area for conducting Mountain Bike Touring, Photography Trips, Non-motorized Trailrides, Equestrian Rides, Backpacking activities. Licensed for Bobcat, Deer, Elk, Goat, Sheep, Bear, Cougar, Predator, Forest Grouse, Wolf hunting.
  • Silver Spur Outfitters And Lodge, Inc. Area 03
    Operating Area for conducting Non-motorized Trailrides, Equestrian Rides, Snowmobiling, Incidental Fishing activities. Licensed for Bobcat, Deer, Elk, Goat, Moose, Sheep, Bear, Cougar, Wolf hunting.

No pack trip outfitters are available in Controlled Hunt 2122 - Hunt Area 61.

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Services

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