Bear General Any Weapon Season

Unit 36A

4/15/2014 - 6/15/2014

Species
Black Bear (Ursus americanus)
Either-sex Black Bear
No female black bear accompanied by young may be taken.
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/

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Hunt Area

Unit 36A
All of Unit 36A. Area Size: 493,900 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Boars Sows Fall Spring Bait
2014 Any Weapon 36A 7 2 5
2013 Any Weapon 36A 15 3 12 9
2012 Any Weapon 36A 7 4 3 2 5 4
2011 Any Weapon 36A 18 8 9 8 10 6
2010 Any Weapon 36A 9 7 2 5 4 1
2009 Any Weapon 36A 12 4 8 2 10 6
2008 Any Weapon 36A 5 1 4 3 2
2007 Any Weapon 36A 13 10 3 3 10 7
2006 Any Weapon 36A 14 8 6 3 11 8
2005 Any Weapon 36A 10 6 4 10 5
2004 Any Weapon 36A 10 6 4 3 7 4
2003 Any Weapon 36A 9 4 5 2 7 7
2002 Any Weapon 36A 11 5 6 11 8
2001 Any Weapon 36A 11 7 4 3 8 8
2000 Any Weapon 36A 5 4 1 1 4 2
Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Big Game Mortality Reports

Weapon Year Unit Harvest Avg. Days Guided Predator Call Bait Hound
Archery 2003 36A 1 1 0 0 0 0
Archery 2002 36A 1 14 0 0 1 0
Archery 2001 36A 2 6 1 0 1 0
Archery 2000 36A 3 2 0 0 2 0
Archery 1999 36A 1 15 0 0 1 0
Archery 1997 36A 1 14 0 0 0 0
Archery 1995 36A 1 9 0 0 0 0
Archery 1993 36A 1 1 0 0 0 0
Archery 1984 36A 1 1 0 0 1 0
Handgun 1998 36A 2 6 0 0 1 0
Handgun 1986 36A 1 5 0 0 1 0
Muzzleloader 2001 36A 1 0 1 0 1 0
Muzzleloader 2000 36A 1 1 1 0 1 0
Muzzleloader 1993 36A 2 1 2 0 1 1
Rifle 2003 36A 1 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 2002 36A 6 2 5 0 6 0
Rifle 2001 36A 11 3 8 0 7 2
Rifle 2000 36A 5 3 4 0 5 0
Rifle 1999 36A 4 4 0 0 1 2
Rifle 1998 36A 7 2 1 0 1 1
Rifle 1997 36A 2 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1996 36A 3 6 0 0 0 1
Rifle 1995 36A 9 3 3 0 2 1
Rifle 1994 36A 7 3 1 0 3 0
Rifle 1993 36A 6 2 3 0 1 1
Rifle 1992 36A 6 4 2 0 3 1
Rifle 1991 36A 8 2 0 0 2 0
Rifle 1990 36A 1 6 0 0 1 0
Rifle 1989 36A 4 4 2 0 1 0
Rifle 1988 36A 2 4 1 0 1 0
Rifle 1987 36A 5 2 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1985 36A 1 3 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1984 36A 1 5 0 0 0 0
Source: Mandatory Big Game Mortality Reports
* Includes all animals harvested regardless of sex or special restrictions.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Adult Bear Tag $11.50 2014
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Bear Tag $6.75 2014
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $12.75 2014
  • Bear Bait Permit* $12.75 2014

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Junior Mentored Bear Tag $23.75 2014
  • Adult Bear Tag $186.00 2014
  • Bear Bait Permit* $31.75 2014
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $169.75 2014

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.

U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 42.43% 42.43 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 3.28% 3.28 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 51.42% 51.42 %
Private Graph illustrating 2.87% 2.87 %

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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.

No properties are currently available in this hunt area.
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Forest Service Land

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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

Land Use/Land Cover

Riparian Graph illustrating 0.06% 0.06 %
Urban Graph illustrating 0.26% 0.26 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 69.96% 69.96 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 0.91% 0.91 %
Forest Graph illustrating 27.73% 27.73 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 1.08% 1.08 %

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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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Services

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