Deer General Archery Season

Unit 68

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 68
All of Unit 68. (Caution: Craters of the Moon National Park is CLOSED) Area Size: 1,162,497 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 68 104 0 556
2014 Archery 68 38 0 191
2013 Archery 68 44 11 25 314 11 50 9 0
2012 Archery 68 28 0 119
2011 Archery 68 48 2 4 221 2 100 100 50
2010 Archery 68 23 0 142 0 0 0 0 0
2009 Archery 68 19 2 11 100 2 0 0 0
2008 Archery 68 36 1 3 233 1 0 0 0
2007 Archery 68 6 1 17 41 1 100
2006 Archery 68 44 3 7 2 1 33
2005 Archery 68 9 0 60 0 0 0 0
2004 Archery 68 20 0 0 130 0 0 0 0 0
2003 Archery 68 8 2 25 25 1 1 100 100 0
2002 Archery 68 12 0 0 59 0 0 0 0 0
2001 Archery 68 23 0 0 64 0 0 0 0 0
2000 Archery 68 1 1 0 37 10 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 54.57 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 54.57%
Graph illustrating 29.83 percent Private 29.83%
Graph illustrating 6.72 percent U.S. National Park Service (NPS) 6.72%
Graph illustrating 6.17 percent U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 6.17%
Graph illustrating 2.13 percent State of Idaho 2.13%
Graph illustrating 0.34 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 0.34%
Graph illustrating 0.21 percent Other 0.21%
Graph illustrating 0.03 percent U.S. National Wildlife Refuge 0.03%

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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.

No properties are currently available in this hunt area.
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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

Graph illustrating 68.01% Rangeland 68.01 %
Graph illustrating 23.13% Irrigated-Sprinkler 23.13 %
Graph illustrating 6.86% Rock 6.86 %
Graph illustrating 1.51% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 1.51 %
Graph illustrating 0.41% Dryland Agriculture 0.41 %
Graph illustrating 0.09% Water 0.09 %
Graph illustrating 0.03% Urban 0.03 %
Graph illustrating 0.03% Riparian 0.03 %
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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources

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