Elk General A Tag Season

Island Park Zone

8/30/2012 - 9/30/2012

Species
Elk (Cervus canadensis)
Either-sex Elk
Either sex may be taken.
Archery
Archery ONLY.

Restrictions

No special restrictions.

Grizzly Bear Caution!
Grizzlies may be found in all or parts of this area. Be prepared. Hunting in grizzly bear country can be very safe and rewarding. Visit our Grizzly Bear Page to learn more.

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Hunt Area

Island Park Zone
All of Units 60, 60A, 61 and 62A. Area Size: 1,532,265 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 60 60A 61 62A

Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2015 Archery 60 434 63 15 3307 38 25 22 44
2015 Archery 60A 135 25 19 949 21 4 0 60
2015 Archery 61 928 173 19 8183 139 34 9 61
2015 Archery 62A 80 13 16 696 8 4 50 0
2014 Archery 60 374 64 17 2797 55 10 12 35
2014 Archery 60A 103 10 9 696 6 3 100 0
2014 Archery 61 793 142 18 7005 122 19 11 34
2014 Archery 62A 100 19 19 577 13 6 0 25
2013 Archery 60 377 29 8 2992 21 8 5 39
2013 Archery 60A 125 3 2 851 2 1 50 0
2013 Archery 61 764 126 16 6443 85 41 16 27
2013 Archery 62A 111 16 15 935 13 3 64 28
2012 Archery 60 309 39 13 2459 35 4 26 30
2012 Archery 60A 100 10 10 693 5 5 20 20
2012 Archery 61 660 120 18 5422 79 41 8 29
2012 Archery 62A 98 7 7 834 6 1 17 50
2011 Archery 60 317 51 16 2418 40 12 29 19
2011 Archery 60A 109 13 12 764 12 1 9 17
2011 Archery 61 555 69 12 4996 59 10 34 20
2011 Archery 62A 116 2 2 776 2 0 50
2010 Archery 60 275 34 12 2240 29 5 11 52
2010 Archery 60A 121 16 13 880 11 5 45 19
2010 Archery 61 513 84 16 4250 64 20 5 45
2010 Archery 62A 94 7 7 745 2 5 0 0
2009 Archery 60 283 43 15 2366 24 19 17 21
2009 Archery 60A 100 3 3 721 2 1 100 0
2009 Archery 61 541 63 12 4967 43 21 41 40
2009 Archery 62A 152 11 7 1130 10 1 0 50
2008 Archery 60 248 50 20 2311 31 19 3 46
2008 Archery 60A 145 33 23 1044 26 7 4 81
2008 Archery 61 551 60 11 4514 45 13 11 49
2008 Archery 62A 125 8 6 1032 4 4 0 0
2007 Archery 60 308 53 17 2939 31 21 13 47
2007 Archery 60A 94 13 14 771 12 1 0 25
2007 Archery 61 625 75 12 5472 63 12 25 33
2007 Archery 62A 98 6 6 803 6 0 50
2006 Archery 60 307 39 13 34 5 46 21
2006 Archery 60A 77 5 7 3 2 33 33
2006 Archery 61 717 49 7 33 15 18 33
2006 Archery 62A 166 5 3 2 3 0 100
2005 Archery 60 345 43 12 2865 30 13 43 47
2005 Archery 60A 67 11 16 534 1 10 0 0
2005 Archery 61 648 108 17 6096 67 42 6 39
2005 Archery 62A 133 24 18 1079 21 3 38 52
2004 Archery 60 394 72 18 3658 69 3 7 54
2004 Archery 60A 78 7 9 499 7 0 14 0
2004 Archery 61 797 113 14 6224 82 31 21 29
2004 Archery 62A 169 40 24 1682 37 3 3 49
2003 Archery 60 314 37 12 2627 29 7 24 40
2003 Archery 60A 71 4 6 512 3 1 33 33
2003 Archery 61 625 73 12 5133 51 21 9 49
2003 Archery 62A 155 18 12 1102 14 4 0 83
2002 Archery 60 381 35 9 3086 24 11 29 19
2002 Archery 60A 84 2 2 759 2 0 50 0
2002 Archery 61 703 87 12 5777 65 22 21 26
2002 Archery 62A 100 7 7 837 7 0 0 33
2001 Archery 60 332 38 12 2423 29 9 38 35
2001 Archery 60A 64 2 3 450 1 1 0 0
2001 Archery 61 626 71 11 4797 47 24 10 22
2001 Archery 62A 83 11 13 475 11 0 10 40
2000 Archery 60 26 25 1 69 18
2000 Archery 60A 7 6 1 69 6
2000 Archery 61 65 39 26 43 18
2000 Archery 62A 4 4 0 73 9
Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Elk Tag $30.75 2012
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag $16.50 2012

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Elk Tag $39.75 2012
  • Adult Elk Tag $416.75 2012

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 40.67 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 40.67%
Graph illustrating 29.18 percent Private 29.18%
Graph illustrating 17.26 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 17.26%
Graph illustrating 12.12 percent State of Idaho 12.12%
Graph illustrating 0.44 percent Other 0.44%
Graph illustrating 0.29 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 0.29%
Graph illustrating 0 percent U.S. National Wildlife Refuge 0%
Graph illustrating 0 percent U.S. National Park Service (NPS) 0%

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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.

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

Graph illustrating 42.91% Rangeland 42.91 %
Graph illustrating 42.06% Forest 42.06 %
Graph illustrating 6.65% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 6.65 %
Graph illustrating 6.07% Irrigated-Sprinkler 6.07 %
Graph illustrating 1.18% Riparian 1.18 %
Graph illustrating 0.95% Water 0.95 %
Graph illustrating 0.14% Urban 0.14 %
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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources

Services

Lodging, Camping, Restaurants & Other Services

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