Bear General Any Weapon Season
6/8/2012 - 7/31/2012
- Black Bear (Ursus americanus)
- Either-sex Black Bear
- No female black bear accompanied by young may be taken.
- Dog Training
- Dogs may be used for training purposes ONLY.
No special restrictions.
- Unit 23
- All of Unit 23. Area Size: 476,557 acres
No historical hunts resemble this hunt or harvest statistics are not currently available for this opportunity.
Tags, Permits & Fees
Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees
- Adult Bear Tag $11.50 2012
- Jr./Sr./DAV Bear Tag $6.75 2012
- Hound Hunter Permit* $12.75 2012
- Bear Bait Permit* $12.75 2012
NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees
- Junior Mentored Bear Tag $23.75 2012
- Adult Bear Tag $186.00 2012
- Bear Bait Permit* $31.75 2012
- Hound Hunter Permit* $169.75 2012
Landscape Characteristics and Access
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. Forest Service (USFS) 66.12%|
|U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 5.93%|
|State of Idaho 3.42%|
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.
- Hells Canyon Wilderness 11,143 acres (2.34% of hunt area)
Land Use/Land Cover
|Forest 86.29 %|
|Rangeland 8.81 %|
|Irrigated-Gravity Flow 4.35 %|
|Irrigated-Sprinkler 0.45 %|
|Urban 0.1 %|
Lodging, Camping, Restaurants & Other Services
- Cities in Unit 23
- Cities within 25 mi.
- Cities within 50 mi.
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- Driving Directions to this hunt provided by MapQuest
- Current road conditions from the Idaho Department of Transportation.