Deer General Short-Range Weapon Season

Unit 30A

11/10/2013 - 12/9/2013

White-Tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Either-sex White-tailed Deer
Either sex may be taken.
Archery, Muzzleloader, or Shotgun ONLY.

  • Very limited access due to few roads, and private property. Only a portion of the unit is open to hunting
  • Motorized Hunting Rule (MHR): Motorized vehicle use as an aid to hunting for wildlife is restricted to established roadways open to motorized vehicle traffic capable of travel by full-sized automobiles. A full-size automobile shall be defined as any motorized vehicle with a gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) in excess of 1,500 lbs. Find out more information about hunting with ATVs and the Motor Hunting Restriction at

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Hunt Area

Unit 30A
All of Unit 30A. Area Size: 176,155 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 30A


No historical hunts resemble this hunt or harvest statistics are not currently available for this opportunity.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Deer Tag $19.75 2013
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag $10.75 2013

NonResident Tags, Permits, and 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.

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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 52.32 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 52.32%
Graph illustrating 32.31 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 32.31%
Graph illustrating 11.79 percent Private 11.79%
Graph illustrating 3.42 percent State of Idaho 3.42%

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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.

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.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 75.36% Rangeland 75.36 %
Graph illustrating 17.81% Forest 17.81 %
Graph illustrating 6.24% Irrigated-Sprinkler 6.24 %
Graph illustrating 0.46% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 0.46 %
Graph illustrating 0% Urban 0 %
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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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