Deer Controlled Hunt Antlered Season

Controlled Hunt 1046 - Hunt Area 73

10/10/2012 - 10/16/2012

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 73
All of Unit 73. Area Size: 791,868 acres
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Statistics

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %4+Pts %5+Pts %Whitetail
2015 1055 73 1563 809 52 5579 808 2 43 10.4 0.6
2015 1056 73 5 5 100 60 5 100 75 0
2014 1050 73 1744 805 46 6075 802 3 46.1 9.7 0.7
2013 1050 73 1636 757 46 5507 752 5 53 10 0
2012 1046 73 1454 633 44 4887 631 2 48.5 9.8 0.8
2011 1045 73 1573 588 37 5587 587 1 49.3 10 0.8
2010 1045 73 1449 667 46 4564 666 1 56 9.1 0.9
2009 1046 73 1088 547 50 3666 545 55.3 12 0.8
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
2015 1055 73 1 1729 1729 100 0 0 0 1729 999999
2015 1056 73 1 445 5 1 197 0 0 5 5
2014 1050 73 1 1161 1161 100 1029 907 88 2068 999999
2013 1050 73 1 1170 1170 100 914 816 89 1986 999999
2012 1046 73 1 1040 1040 100 831 749 90 1789 999999
2011 1045 73 1 1224 1224 100 808 712 88 1936 999999
2010 1045 73 1 1115 1115 100 706 600 85 1715 999999
2009 1046 73 1 872 872 100 453 361 80 1233 999999
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 1055 73 1 1221 1221 100 508 508 100 1729 999999
2015 1056 73 1 410 4 1 35 1 3 5 5
2014 1050 73 1 865 1552 179 296 516 174 2068 999999
2013 1050 73 1 914 1548 169 256 438 171 1986 999999
2012 1046 73 1 819 1385 169 221 404 183 1789 999999
2011 1045 73 1 914 1465 100 310 471 100 1936 999999
2010 1045 73 1 841 1287 100 274 428 100 1715 999999
2009 1046 73 1 709 964 100 163 269 100 1233 999999
Source: IDFG Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Adult Deer Tag $19.75 2012
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag $10.75 2012
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $6.25 2012

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75 2012
  • Adult Deer Tag $301.75 2012
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $14.75 2012

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.

U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) Graph illustrating 0.8% 0.8 %
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Graph illustrating 1.29% 1.29 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 15.9% 15.9 %
Private Graph illustrating 64.19% 64.19 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 1.81% 1.81 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 15.99% 15.99 %

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Land management via Inside Idaho

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

Check for road and area closures on National Forest websites

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Forest Graph illustrating 12.61% 12.61 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 7.27% 7.27 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 10.91% 10.91 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 32.19% 32.19 %
Riparian Graph illustrating 0.44% 0.44 %
Urban Graph illustrating 0.88% 0.88 %
Dryland Agriculture Graph illustrating 35.65% 35.65 %

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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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