Deer General Any Weapon Season

Unit 49

10/10/2012 - 10/31/2012

Species
Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus)
White-Tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Antlerless Mule and White-tailed Deer
Only deer without antlers or with antlers shorter than 3 inches may be taken in any season which is open for antlerless deer only.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions
  • YOUTH HUNT: ONLY hunters 12-17 years of age with a valid license and tag may participate in this hunt.
  • 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

Unit 49
All of Unit 49. Area Size: 499,165 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 49

Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %4+Pts %5+Pts %Whitetail
2015 Any Weapon 49 2740 927 34 10896 741 186 36 6 2
2014 Any Weapon 49 2542 734 29 9827 608 126 32 6 2
2013 Any Weapon 49 2213 601 27 8161 536 65 34 7 3
2012 Any Weapon 49 1744 423 24 6601 376 47 38 7 2
2011 Any Weapon 49 1753 372 21 7283 329 41 39 8 4
2010 Any Weapon 49 1721 458 27 6533 383 75 31 6 3
2009 Any Weapon 49 1938 413 21 7277 341 71 33 5 3
2008 Any Weapon 49 1856 471 25 7246 390 79 32 5 1
2007 Any Weapon 49 1956 565 29 7600 478 82 30 3 1
2006 Any Weapon 49 1943 586 30 480 84 30 7 1
2005 Any Weapon 49 2145 733 34 7580 593 140 23 5 1
2004 Any Weapon 49 2022 572 28 7589 442 128 28 2 1
2003 Any Weapon 49 3968 519 13 12938 410 106 21 4 1
2002 Any Weapon 49 2550 553 22 10529 416 137 20 4 3
2001 Any Weapon 49 1837 840 46 6686 686 154 19 3 3
2000 Any Weapon 49 699 664 35 20 3 1
Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Deer Tag $19.75 2012
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag $10.75 2012

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75 2012
  • Adult Deer Tag $301.75 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 34.64 percent Private 34.64%
Graph illustrating 30.5 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 30.5%
Graph illustrating 27.81 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 27.81%
Graph illustrating 6.88 percent State of Idaho 6.88%
Graph illustrating 0.16 percent U.S. National Park Service (NPS) 0.16%
Graph illustrating 0.01 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 0.01%

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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 78.96% Rangeland 78.96 %
Graph illustrating 9.55% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 9.55 %
Graph illustrating 8.23% Forest 8.23 %
Graph illustrating 2.82% Irrigated-Sprinkler 2.82 %
Graph illustrating 0.23% Rock 0.23 %
Graph illustrating 0.12% Urban 0.12 %
Graph illustrating 0.1% Riparian 0.1 %
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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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