Elk General A Tag Season

Units 37, 51

11/1/2013 - 11/7/2013

Species
Elk (Cervus canadensis)
Spike Elk
Only elk with no branching on either antler and at least one antler longer than 6 inches may be taken in any season which is open for spike elk only. A branch is an antler projection that is at least one inch long and longer than the width of the projection. In antlered or spike-only seasons, antlers must accompany the carcass while in transit.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

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/

Units 37 and 51 ONLY.

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Hunt Area

Units 37, 51
Units 37 and 51. Area Size: 1,054,120 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 37 51

Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2015 Any Weapon 37 285 138 48 1352 54 81 94 0
2015 Any Weapon 51 309 102 33 1361 33 69 100 0
2014 Any Weapon 37 263 113 43 1090 64 49 100 0
2014 Any Weapon 51 322 86 27 1166 25 61 100 0
2013 Any Weapon 37 136 27 20 598 27 100 0
2013 Any Weapon 51 265 40 15 884 26 14 100 0
2012 Any Weapon 37 170 25 14 714 24 1 100 0
2012 Any Weapon 51 181 23 13 703 22 1 100 0
2011 Any Weapon 37 122 45 37 415 43 2 98 0
2011 Any Weapon 51 184 23 12 577 23 100 0
2010 Any Weapon 37 99 18 18 323 18 100 0
2010 Any Weapon 51 134 15 11 442 15 100 0
2009 Any Weapon 37 110 19 17 399 14 5 100 0
2009 Any Weapon 51 142 15 10 595 15 100 0
2008 Any Weapon 37 352 25 7 1519 24 100
2008 Any Weapon 51 514 6 1 2652 6 83 17
2007 Any Weapon 37 183 91 50 695 30 61 100 0
2007 Any Weapon 51 115 8 7 410 8 100 0
2006 Any Weapon 37 56 20 36 19 1 100 0
2006 Any Weapon 51 125 14 11 11 2 100 0
2005 Any Weapon 37 59 19 32 242 16 3 94 6
2005 Any Weapon 51 99 12 12 301 12 0 100 0
2004 Any Weapon 37 190 35 18 810 26 9 85 0
2004 Any Weapon 51 155 20 13 729 14 6 93 7
2003 Any Weapon 37 177 70 40 599 29 40 96 0
2003 Any Weapon 51 188 29 15 843 13 16 100 0
2002 Any Weapon 37 110 48 44 349 9 39 78 0
2002 Any Weapon 51 207 41 20 926 17 24 94 6
2001 Any Weapon 37 91 27 29 282 9 18 71 14
2001 Any Weapon 51 215 45 21 761 22 23 100 0
2000 Any Weapon 37 41 17 24 84 8
2000 Any Weapon 51 60 26 34 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 46.7 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 46.7%
Graph illustrating 41.73 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 41.73%
Graph illustrating 8.77 percent Private 8.77%
Graph illustrating 2.58 percent State of Idaho 2.58%
Graph illustrating 0.17 percent U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 0.17%
Graph illustrating 0.04 percent Other 0.04%

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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

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 72.02% Rangeland 72.02 %
Graph illustrating 19.43% Forest 19.43 %
Graph illustrating 6% Irrigated-Sprinkler 6 %
Graph illustrating 2.11% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 2.11 %
Graph illustrating 0.22% Dryland Agriculture 0.22 %
Graph illustrating 0.14% Urban 0.14 %
Graph illustrating 0.08% Riparian 0.08 %
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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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