Rocky Mtn Sheep Controlled Hunt Ram Season

Controlled Hunt 5001 - Hunt Area 11

8/30/2011 - 10/13/2011

Species
California Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis californiana)
Rams Only Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep
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.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions

No special restrictions.

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Hunt Area

Hunt Area 11
That portion of Unit 11 that drains into the Snake River downstream from the mouth of the Salmon River to, but excluding, the Tenmile Creek Canyon drainage. Area Size: 79,105 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 11

Statistics

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Rams Ewes Avg. Horn Length (in.) Avg. Horn Circum. (in.)
2015 5001 11 1 1 1 40.88 15.5
2014 5001 11 1 1 100 1 37 15.62
2014 5100 Lottery Tag - 11 1 1 100 1 36.5 14.75
2013 5001 11 1 1 100 1 38.5 14.63
2013 5100 Lottery Tag - 11 1 1 100 1 40.25 15.12
2012 5001 11 1 0 0
2012 5100 Lottery Tag - 11 1 1 100 1 38 16.5
2011 5001 11 1 1 100 1 35 15.75
2011 5100 Auction Tag - 11 1 1 100 1 40.25 16.25
2010 5001 11 1 1 100 31.5 14.25
2009 5001 11 1 2 100 36.5 14.5
2008 5001 11 2 3 100 35.88 14.81
2007 5001 11 2 3 100 36.12 15.25
2006 5001 11 2 3 100 27.38 27.56
2005 5001 11 2 2 100 38.88 16.06
2004 5001 11 2 2 100 35.75 14.75
2003 5001 11 2 2 100 37.5 16.25
2002 5001 11 2 2 100 36.62 15.24
2001 5001 11 2 2 100 41.94 16.19
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.)
Muzzleloader 2003 11 1 1 0 38 16 0
Rifle 2003 11 1 1 1 36 15 0
Rifle 2002 11 2 3 1 37 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# Area Draw* Applicants Permits Awarded Success% Applicants Permits Awarded Success% Total Awarded Permit Quota
2015 5001 11 1 263 1 0 48 0 0 1 1
2014 5001 11 1 254 1 0 51 0 0 1 1
2013 5001 11 1 311 1 0 48 0 0 1 1
2012 5001 11 1 274 1 0 36 0 0 1 1
2011 5001 11 1 256 1 0 39 0 0 1 1
2010 5001 11 1 223 1 0 64 0 0 1 1
2009 5001 11 1 315 1 0 56 0 0 1 1
2008 5001 11 1 376 2 1 86 0 0 2 2
2007 5001 11 1 528 2 0 73 0 0 2 2
2006 5001 11 1 689 2 0 91 0 0 2 2
2005 5001 11 1 374 2 1 94 0 0 2 2
2004 5001 11 1 224 1 0 28 0 0 1 1
2003 5001 11 1 248 1 0 70 0 0 1 1
2002 5001 11 1 263 1 0 43 0 0 1 1
2001 5001 11 1 222 1 0 37 0 0 1 1
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# Area Draw* 1st Choice Applicants Permits Awarded 1st Choice Success% 1st Choice Applicants Permits Awarded 1st Choice Success% Total Awarded Permit Quota
2015 5001 11 1 50 1 2 213 0 0 1 1
2014 5001 11 1 57 1 2 197 0 0 1 1
2013 5001 11 1 66 0 0 245 1 0 1 1
2012 5001 11 1 57 0 0 217 1 0 1 1
2011 5001 11 1 55 1 2 201 0 0 1 1
2010 5001 11 1 46 0 0 177 1 1 1 1
2009 5001 11 1 64 0 0 251 1 0 1 1
2008 5001 11 1 74 2 3 302 0 0 2 2
2007 5001 11 1 81 1 1 447 1 0 2 2
2006 5001 11 1 77 1 1 612 1 0 2 2
2005 5001 11 1 81 1 1 293 1 0 2 2
2004 5001 11 1 34 0 0 190 1 0 1 1
2003 5001 11 1 35 1 2 213 0 0 1 1
2002 5001 11 1 42 0 0 221 1 0 1 1
2001 5001 11 1 55 0 0 167 1 0 1 1
Source: IDFG Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Sheep Tag $173.00 2011
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $6.25 2011

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Sheep Tag $2,116.50 2011

A valid hunting license is required.
* Indicates this item is optional.

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Landscape Characteristics and Access

Surface Management

For government land, these data show the managing agency of the land, which may or not be the same as the owning agency.

Graph illustrating 44 percent State of Idaho 44%
Graph illustrating 24.92 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 24.92%
Graph illustrating 24.66 percent Private 24.66%
Graph illustrating 3.18 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 3.18%
Graph illustrating 0.15 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 0.15%
Graph illustrating 0.14 percent Other 0.14%

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Land management via Inside Idaho

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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No National Forest lands overlap this hunt area.

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 49.17% Rangeland 49.17 %
Graph illustrating 48.47% Forest 48.47 %
Graph illustrating 2.19% Dryland Agriculture 2.19 %
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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources

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