Elk General A Tag Season

Lemhi Zone

11/25/2013 - 12/9/2013

Species
Elk (Cervus canadensis)
Antlerless Elk
Only elk without antlers or with antlers shorter than 6 inches may be taken in any season which is open for antlerless elk only.
Muzzleloader
Muzzleloader ONLY.

Restrictions
  • 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 fishgame.idaho.gov/cms/hunt/atv/

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Hunt Area

Lemhi Zone
All of Units 29, 37, 37A and 51. Area Size: 1,729,728 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 29 37 37A 51

Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2015 Muzzleloader 29 114 42 37 412 42
2015 Muzzleloader 37 102 33 32 439 33
2015 Muzzleloader 37A 63 18 29 180 18
2015 Muzzleloader 51 111 51 46 364 51
2014 Muzzleloader 29 96 10 10 447 10
2014 Muzzleloader 37 86 15 17 349 15
2014 Muzzleloader 37A 52 5 10 179 5
2014 Muzzleloader 51 79 22 28 312 22
2013 Muzzleloader 29 106 14 13 353 14
2013 Muzzleloader 37 97 19 19 351 1 18 100 0
2013 Muzzleloader 37A 69 32 46 335 32
2013 Muzzleloader 51 119 15 13 351 15
2012 Muzzleloader 29 119 18 15 486 18
2012 Muzzleloader 37 97 21 21 359 21
2012 Muzzleloader 37A 63 9 14 250 9
2012 Muzzleloader 51 119 20 17 379 20
2011 Muzzleloader 29 91 11 12 364 1 10
2011 Muzzleloader 37 70 18 26 285 18
2011 Muzzleloader 37A 58 10 18 235 10
2011 Muzzleloader 51 119 22 18 325 22
2010 Muzzleloader 29 81 28 35 319 28 0 0
2010 Muzzleloader 37 69 17 25 326 17 0 0
2010 Muzzleloader 37A 42 21 50 215 21 0 0
2010 Muzzleloader 51 95 23 24 300 23 0 0
2009 Muzzleloader 29 110 28 26 339 28 0 0
2009 Muzzleloader 37 80 16 20 335 16 0 0
2009 Muzzleloader 37A 33 19 58 124 19 0 0
2009 Muzzleloader 51 59 9 15 176 9 0 0
2008 Muzzleloader 29 51 12 24 206 0 12
2008 Muzzleloader 37 95 12 13 374 0 12
2008 Muzzleloader 37A 39 11 28 116 0 11
2008 Muzzleloader 51 67 2 3 282 0 2
2007 Muzzleloader 29 34 4 12 113 4
2007 Muzzleloader 37 49 8 16 215 8
2007 Muzzleloader 37A 25 6 24 91 6
2007 Muzzleloader 51 69 16 23 283 16
2006 Muzzleloader 29 67 21 31 1 20 0 0
2006 Muzzleloader 37 52 12 23 10 0 0
2006 Muzzleloader 37A 46 10 22 10 0 0
2006 Muzzleloader 51 94 25 27 25 0 0
2005 Muzzleloader 29 70 15 21 295 15 0 0
2005 Muzzleloader 37 38 8 21 126 1 7 100 0
2005 Muzzleloader 37A 34 10 29 112 10 0 0
2005 Muzzleloader 51 92 28 30 296 28 0 0
2004 Muzzleloader 29 92 9 10 424 1 8 0 0
2004 Muzzleloader 37 55 5 9 246 0 5 0 0
2004 Muzzleloader 37A 42 11 26 182 0 11 0 0
2004 Muzzleloader 51 119 20 17 488 2 18 0 0
2003 Muzzleloader 29 133 15 11 476 2 13 0 0
2003 Muzzleloader 37 63 16 25 223 0 16 0 0
2003 Muzzleloader 37A 44 4 9 195 0 4 0 0
2003 Muzzleloader 51 132 20 15 505 1 19 0 0
2002 Muzzleloader 29 176 19 11 675 2 17 0 0
2002 Muzzleloader 37 47 8 17 169 0 8 0 0
2002 Muzzleloader 37A 37 7 19 154 0 7 0 0
2002 Muzzleloader 51 132 17 13 524 0 17 0 0
2001 Muzzleloader 29 109 22 20 394 3 19 0 0
2001 Muzzleloader 37 55 6 12 139 0 6 0 0
2001 Muzzleloader 37A 47 11 22 143 0 11 0 0
2001 Muzzleloader 51 126 11 8 375 0 11 0 0
2000 Muzzleloader 29 15 5 10 16 39
2000 Muzzleloader 37 7 3 4 84 8
2000 Muzzleloader 37A 6 2 4 8 50
2000 Muzzleloader 51 17 7 10 67 12
Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Elk Tag $30.75 2013
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag $16.50 2013

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Elk Tag $39.75 2013
  • Adult Elk Tag $416.75 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.

Graph illustrating 46.97 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 46.97%
Graph illustrating 38.89 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 38.89%
Graph illustrating 11.26 percent Private 11.26%
Graph illustrating 2.7 percent State of Idaho 2.7%
Graph illustrating 0.11 percent U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 0.11%
Graph illustrating 0.08 percent Other 0.08%

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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 61.16% Rangeland 61.16 %
Graph illustrating 28.52% Forest 28.52 %
Graph illustrating 5.23% Irrigated-Sprinkler 5.23 %
Graph illustrating 4.13% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 4.13 %
Graph illustrating 0.78% Urban 0.78 %
Graph illustrating 0.13% Dryland Agriculture 0.13 %
Graph illustrating 0.05% Riparian 0.05 %
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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources

Services

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