Deer General Any Weapon Season

Unit 48

10/10/2013 - 10/31/2013

Species
Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus)
White-Tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Antlered Mule and White-tailed Deer
Only deer with at least one antler longer than 3 inches may be taken in any season which is open for antlered deer only. In antlered-only seasons, antlers must accompany the carcass while in transit.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

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 Any Weapon 48 2282 836 37 8403 771 65 35 7 0
2014 Any Weapon 48 1753 600 34 7127 525 74 32 9 1
2013 Any Weapon 48 1328 328 25 5212 309 19 48 10 1
2012 Any Weapon 48 1376 389 28 5224 357 32 35 6 1
2011 Any Weapon 48 1418 333 24 5618 297 36 43 10 2
2010 Any Weapon 48 1237 306 25 4839 277 29 40 12 2
2009 Any Weapon 48 1496 277 19 6091 253 23 44 5 0
2008 Any Weapon 48 1479 355 24 6041 316 27 30 5 3
2007 Any Weapon 48 1360 364 27 5197 321 35 34 7 1
2006 Any Weapon 48 1477 495 34 426 54 46 8 0
2005 Any Weapon 48 1626 461 28 5752 385 76 25 6 1
2004 Any Weapon 48 1415 383 27 5049 324 59 28 4 1
2003 Any Weapon 48 3034 327 11 9584 287 39 29 7 2
2002 Any Weapon 48 1939 465 24 7394 400 65 38 8 1
2001 Any Weapon 48 1552 651 42 5379 579 72 27 7 2
2000 Any Weapon 48 525 515 10 32 4 2
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 2013
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag $10.75 2013

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75 2013
  • Adult Deer Tag $301.75 2013

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.

State of Idaho Graph illustrating 2.11% 2.11 %
Private Graph illustrating 16.7% 16.7 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 69.39% 69.39 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 11.8% 11.8 %

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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

Check for road and area closures on National Forest websites

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

Land Use/Land Cover

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

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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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