Elk Controlled Hunt Youth Only Season

Controlled Hunt 2137 - Hunt Area 29

10/1/2013 - 11/20/2013

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.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions
  • YOUTH HUNT: ONLY hunters 12-17 years of age with a valid license and tag may participate in this hunt.
  • 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

Hunt Area 29
All of Unit 29. Area Size: 452,332 acres
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Statistics

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2015 2171 29 11 9 83 56 9
2014 2135 29 12 7 57 66 7
2013 2137 29 15 8 57 58 8
2012 2128 29 15 8 51 49 8
2011 2134 29 15 10 63 118 10
Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Drawing Odds for 1st & 2nd Choice Applicants (controlled hunts only)

Hunt Information 1st Choice 2nd Choice Total
Year Hunt# Area Draw* Applicants Permits Awarded Success% Applicants Permits Awarded Success% Total Awarded Permit Quota
2015 2171 29 1 34 15 44 20 0 0 15 15
2015 2171 29 2 10 2 20 1 0 0 2 2
2014 2135 29 1 27 15 56 4 0 0 15 15
2014 2135 29 2 1 1 100 2 0 0 1 1
2013 2137 29 1 27 15 56 2 0 0 15 15
2013 2137 29 2 6 1 17 0 0 1 1
2012 2128 29 1 19 15 79 14 0 0 15 15
2012 2128 29 2 1 1 100 0 0 1 1
2011 2134 29 1 18 15 83 5 0 0 15 15
2011 2134 29 2 2 1 50 1 0 0 1 1
Source: IDFG Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Drawing Odds for Resident & NonResident Applicants (controlled hunts only)

Hunt Information Resident NonResident Total
Year Hunt# Area Draw* 1st Choice Applicants Permits Awarded 1st Choice Success% 1st Choice Applicants Permits Awarded 1st Choice Success% Total Awarded Permit Quota
2015 2171 29 1 34 15 44 0 0 15 15
2015 2171 29 2 10 2 20 0 0 2 2
2014 2135 29 1 27 15 56 0 0 15 15
2014 2135 29 2 1 1 100 0 0 1 1
2013 2137 29 1 27 15 56 0 0 15 15
2013 2137 29 2 6 1 17 0 0 1 1
2012 2128 29 1 18 14 78 1 1 100 15 15
2012 2128 29 2 1 1 100 0 0 1 1
2011 2134 29 1 17 15 88 1 0 0 15 15
2011 2134 29 2 2 1 50 0 0 0 1 1
Source: IDFG Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Adult Elk Tag $30.75 2013
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag $16.50 2013
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $6.25 2013

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Junior Mentored Elk Tag $39.75 2013
  • Adult Elk Tag $416.75 2013
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $14.75 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.

U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 50.54% 50.54 %
Private Graph illustrating 19.86% 19.86 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 26.96% 26.96 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 2.64% 2.64 %

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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

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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 4.63% 4.63 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 38.12% 38.12 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 8.76% 8.76 %
Forest Graph illustrating 45.84% 45.84 %
Urban Graph illustrating 2.64% 2.64 %

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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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