Deer General Any Weapon Season

Unit 52A

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.

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Hunt Area

Unit 52A
All of Unit 52A. (Caution: Craters of the Moon National Park is CLOSED) Area Size: 2,221,803 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %4+Pts %5+Pts %Whitetail
2015 Any Weapon 52A 910 196 22 3953 168 28 28 11 0
2014 Any Weapon 52A 889 109 12 3448 102 7 39 8 7
2013 Any Weapon 52A 944 186 20 3792 157 29 46 8 4
2012 Any Weapon 52A 682 149 22 2390 134 16 45 7 1
2011 Any Weapon 52A 735 94 13 2987 79 15 42 4 0
2010 Any Weapon 52A 703 168 24 2794 149 18 33 10 1
2009 Any Weapon 52A 935 116 12 3569 94 23 62 14 2
2008 Any Weapon 52A 594 126 21 2648 95 29 50 9 0
2007 Any Weapon 52A 713 149 21 2766 127 20 46 6 7
2006 Any Weapon 52A 546 117 21 84 31 24 6 1
2005 Any Weapon 52A 442 91 21 1490 77 14 22 1 1
2004 Any Weapon 52A 561 74 13 2115 63 9 40 6 0
2003 Any Weapon 52A 1646 126 8 6340 94 31 25 12 4
2002 Any Weapon 52A 509 66 13 1876 50 16 49 19 5
2001 Any Weapon 52A 371 107 29 1237 83 24 43 9 1
2000 Any Weapon 52A 92 91 1 34 9 1
Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits & Fees

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

NonResident Tags, Permits & 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.

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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.

Private Graph illustrating 8.75% 8.75 %
Other Graph illustrating 0% 0 %
U.S. National Park Service (NPS) Graph illustrating 33.61% 33.61 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 2.1% 2.1 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 55.54% 55.54 %

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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

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No National Forest lands overlap this hunt area.

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Rangeland Graph illustrating 60.36% 60.36 %
Rock Graph illustrating 32.78% 32.78 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 1.85% 1.85 %
Dryland Agriculture Graph illustrating 0.34% 0.34 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 4.66% 4.66 %

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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources

Weather

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Services

Lodging, Camping, Restaurants & Other Services

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Getting There

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