Deer Controlled Hunt Antlered Season

Controlled Hunt 1046 - Hunt Area 78

10/10/2011 - 10/31/2011

Species
Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus)
White-Tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Antlered Mule and White-tailed Deer
Only deer with at least one antler longer than 3 inches may be taken in any season which is open for antlered deer only. In antlered-only seasons, antlers must accompany the carcass while in transit.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

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

Hunt Area 78
All of Unit 78. Area Size: 157,180 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 78

Statistics

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %4+Pts %5+Pts %Whitetail
2011 1046 78 198 60 30 1694 58 2 50.9 10.5 1.7
2010 1046 78 193 89 46 1332 89 55.3 13.3 0
2009 1047 78 188 91 49 1399 91 54.5 4.4 0
2008 1046 78 173 72 42 1353 72 37 7 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# Area Draw* Applicants Permits Awarded Success% Applicants Permits Awarded Success% Total Awarded Permit Quota
2011 1046 78 1 655 200 31 74 0 0 200 200
2011 1046 78 2 243 17 7 23 0 0 17 17
2010 1046 78 1 476 200 42 95 0 0 200 200
2010 1046 78 2 167 12 7 21 0 0 12 12
2009 1047 78 1 196 180 92 45 20 44 200 200
2009 1047 78 2 83 12 14 15 0 0 12 12
2008 1046 78 1 210 181 86 63 19 30 200 200
2008 1046 78 2 42 10 24 5 0 0 10 10
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
2011 1046 78 1 496 180 36 159 20 13 200 200
2011 1046 78 2 192 14 7 51 3 6 17 17
2010 1046 78 1 381 180 47 95 20 21 200 200
2010 1046 78 2 119 11 9 48 1 2 12 12
2009 1047 78 1 160 180 100 36 20 56 200 200
2009 1047 78 2 68 8 12 15 4 27 12 12
2008 1046 78 1 164 180 100 46 20 43 200 200
2008 1046 78 2 27 2 7 15 8 53 10 10
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 Deer Tag $19.75 2011
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag $10.75 2011
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $6.25 2011

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75 2011
  • Adult Deer Tag $301.75 2011

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

Where to purchase

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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 67.75 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 67.75%
Graph illustrating 27.54 percent Private 27.54%
Graph illustrating 3.44 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 3.44%
Graph illustrating 1.21 percent State of Idaho 1.21%

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Land management via Inside Idaho

Access Yes! Properties

Access Yes! is Fish and Game program designed to improve hunting and fishing 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

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 61.08% Forest 61.08 %
Graph illustrating 27.39% Rangeland 27.39 %
Graph illustrating 9.76% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 9.76 %
Graph illustrating 1.38% Irrigated-Sprinkler 1.38 %
Graph illustrating 0.12% Water 0.12 %
Graph illustrating 0.03% Riparian 0.03 %
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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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