Deer General Archery Season

Unit 48

8/30/2012 - 9/30/2012

Species
Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus)
White-Tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Either-sex Mule and White-tailed Deer
Either sex may be taken.
Archery
Archery ONLY.

Restrictions

No special restrictions.

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Hunt Area

Unit 48
All of Unit 48. Area Size: 389,791 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 Archery 48 314 47 15 2583 19 28 50 0 0
2014 Archery 48 147 16 11 1001 16 50 50
2013 Archery 48 128 15 12 1079 11 4 65 0 29
2012 Archery 48 188 20 11 1178 10 10 53 0 0
2011 Archery 48 100 5 5 795 2 3 0 0 0
2010 Archery 48 135 7 5 990 4 3 75 50 0
2009 Archery 48 127 9 7 874 5 4 20 20 0
2008 Archery 48 113 24 21 756 21 3 86 86 0
2007 Archery 48 140 16 11 1018 13 3 92 0 0
2006 Archery 48 151 12 8 6 6 33 0
2005 Archery 48 119 8 7 758 5 3 20 40 0
2004 Archery 48 200 12 6 2160 3 9 33 0 8
2003 Archery 48 141 12 9 980 7 4 43 0 0
2002 Archery 48 149 12 8 1192 5 7 60 0 0
2001 Archery 48 207 21 10 1001 10 11 38 13 0
2000 Archery 48 2 2 0 32 4 2
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
  • Archery Permit $18.25 2012
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2012 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75 2012
  • Adult Deer Tag $301.75 2012
  • Archery Permit $20.00 2012
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2012 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

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 69.39 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 69.39%
Graph illustrating 16.71 percent Private 16.71%
Graph illustrating 11.82 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 11.82%
Graph illustrating 2.09 percent State of Idaho 2.09%

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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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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 51.95% Rangeland 51.95 %
Graph illustrating 38.18% Forest 38.18 %
Graph illustrating 4.08% Riparian 4.08 %
Graph illustrating 3% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 3 %
Graph illustrating 1.85% Irrigated-Sprinkler 1.85 %
Graph illustrating 0.94% Dryland Agriculture 0.94 %

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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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