Deer General Archery Season

Unit 61

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.

Grizzly Bear Caution!
Grizzlies may be found in all or parts of this area. Be prepared. Hunting in grizzly bear country can be very safe and rewarding. Visit our Grizzly Bear Page to learn more.

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Hunt Area

Unit 61
All of Unit 61. Area Size: 507,046 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 61 402 47 12 4512 19 28 0 0 0
2014 Archery 61 445 39 9 4217 16 23 0 0
2013 Archery 61 368 42 11 2913 20 22 35 10 2
2012 Archery 61 342 47 14 2663 26 22 16 8 6
2011 Archery 61 322 31 10 2914 17 14 63 31 20
2010 Archery 61 288 20 7 2269 9 11 11 0 5
2009 Archery 61 244 21 9 2179 15 6 0 0 47
2008 Archery 61 225 19 9 1905 7 12 29 14 31
2007 Archery 61 291 49 17 2355 34 15 41 27 8
2006 Archery 61 287 21 7 7 12 43 14 14
2005 Archery 61 279 20 7 2582 9 11 22 11 10
2004 Archery 61 368 30 8 2741 23 7 65 0 7
2003 Archery 61 300 21 7 2485 11 10 20 0 5
2002 Archery 61 338 12 4 2934 5 7 40 0 17
2001 Archery 61 299 21 7 2255 7 14 33 17 11
2000 Archery 61 21 19 2 20 4 3
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
  • Archery Permit $18.25 2012
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2012 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

NonResident Tags, Permits & 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.

U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 4.86% 4.86 %
U.S. National Park Service (NPS) Graph illustrating 0% 0 %
Private Graph illustrating 18.44% 18.44 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 5.63% 5.63 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 68.67% 68.67 %

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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.

No properties are currently available in this hunt area.
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Forest Service Land

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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Forest Graph illustrating 76.1% 76.1 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 6.79% 6.79 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 0.8% 0.8 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 12.95% 12.95 %
Riparian Graph illustrating 1.86% 1.86 %
Urban Graph illustrating 0.17% 0.17 %
Water Graph illustrating 1.21% 1.21 %

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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

Services courtesy of the Official Idaho Travel and Tourism Guide

Getting There

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