Elk General B Tag Season

Unit 27

9/15/2012 - 9/30/2012

Species
Elk (Cervus canadensis)
Brow-tined Elk
Only elk having at least one antler with a visible point on the lower half of the main beam which is four inches or greater in length may be taken in any season open for brow-tine elk only. In antlered or spike-only seasons, antlers must accompany the carcass while in transit.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions

No special restrictions.

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Hunt Area

Unit 27
All of Unit 27. Area Size: 982,225 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2015 Any Weapon 27 773 238 31 4499 236 2 0 50
2014 Any Weapon 27 575 136 24 3304 136 0 42
2013 Any Weapon 27 505 133 26 2913 133 0 30
2012 Any Weapon 27 422 80 19 2659 80 0 48
2011 Any Weapon 27 478 79 16 2818 79 1 40
2010 Any Weapon 27 608 120 20 3732 82 38 1 54
2009 Any Weapon 27 851 167 20 5589 122 44 1 36
2008 Any Weapon 27 970 163 17 6431 135 28 27
2007 Any Weapon 27 836 204 24 4790 159 43 0 36
2006 Any Weapon 27 814 275 34 203 68 0 35
2005 Any Weapon 27 864 233 27 5011 178 55 0 46
2004 Any Weapon 27 1036 206 20 6220 151 50 0 38
2003 Any Weapon 27 1100 240 22 6790 158 79 1 37
2002 Any Weapon 27 1183 256 22 7843 140 116 0 36
2001 Any Weapon 27 818 279 34 4883 134 145 1 34
2000 Any Weapon 27 226 139 87 12 24
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 99.38 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 99.38%
Graph illustrating 0.24 percent State of Idaho 0.24%
Graph illustrating 0.2 percent Private 0.2%
Graph illustrating 0.19 percent Other 0.19%

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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.

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Forest Service Land

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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 99.55% Forest 99.55 %
Graph illustrating 0.45% Rangeland 0.45 %
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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources

Services

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