Rocky Mtn Sheep Controlled Hunt Ram Season

Controlled Hunt 5018 - Hunt Area 36B*

8/30/2014 - 10/13/2014

Species
California Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis californiana)
Rams Only Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep
Only bighorn sheep rams may be taken. Any hunter taking a bighorn ram must leave that portion of the skull plate containing the upper one-half of the eye socket naturally attached to both the horns until after the horns have been pinned by IDFG.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions

No special restrictions.

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Hunt Area

Hunt Area 36B*
All of Unit 36B; that portion of Unit 28 west of the Panther Creek Road and south of the Silver Creek- Meyers Cove Road; and that portion of Unit 27 southeast of Fly Creek Trail (Forest Service Trail 124) and northeast of the Sleeping Deer Road (Forest Service Road 086). Area Size: 460,701 acres
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Statistics

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Rams Ewes Avg. Horn Length (in.) Avg. Horn Circum. (in.)
2015 5017 36B* 4 4 4 30.62 14.41
2014 5018 36B* 4 3 75 3 30.5 14.54
2013 5018 36B* 4 2 50 2 34.44 14.75
2012 5016 36B* 4 3 75 3 27.33 14.17
2011 5016 36B* 4 4 100 4 30.31 14.09
2010 5016 36B* 4 4 100 32.219 14.125
2009 5016 36B* 4 1 25 32.25 15.25
2008 5016 36B* 4 1 25 36 13.5
2007 5016 36B* 4 4 100 27.91 13.41
2006 5015 36B* 4 3 75 28.54 13.33
2005 5015 36B* 4 4 100 29.56 14.12
2004 5015 36B 4 4 100 33.41 13.81
2003 5015 36B 4 3 75 30.83 13.96
2002 5014 36B 4 4 100 29.25 14.34
2001 5014 36B 4 4 100 30.28 14.13
2000 5012 36B 4 1 25 30.75 13.25
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 Avg. Horn Length (in.) Avg. Horn Circum. (in.)
Rifle 2003 27 9 7 4 32 15 0
Rifle 2002 27 6 7 1 31 14 0
Rifle 2003 28 3 2 1 33 14 0
Rifle 2002 28 2 18 1 32 14 0
Rifle 2003 36B 3 6 1 31 14 0
Rifle 2002 36B 4 7 0 29 14 0
Source: Mandatory Big Game Mortality Reports
* Includes all animals harvested regardless of sex or special restrictions.

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 5017 36B* 1 113 4 4 30 0 0 4 4
2014 5018 36B* 1 92 4 4 29 0 0 4 4
2013 5018 36B* 1 68 4 6 34 0 0 4 4
2012 5016 36B* 1 152 4 3 87 0 0 4 4
2011 5016 36B* 1 183 4 2 77 0 0 4 4
2010 5016 36B* 1 164 4 2 40 0 0 4 4
2009 5016 36B* 1 101 4 4 55 0 0 4 4
2008 5016 36B* 1 203 4 2 56 0 0 4 4
2007 5016 36B* 1 133 4 3 221 0 0 4 4
2006 5015 36B* 1 172 4 2 86 0 0 4 4
2005 5015 36B* 1 185 4 2 52 0 0 4 4
2004 5015 36B 1 86 4 4 40 0 0 4 4
2003 5015 36B 1 85 4 4 44 0 0 4 4
2002 5014 36B 1 74 4 5 34 0 0 4 4
2001 5014 36B 1 61 4 6 36 0 0 4 4
2000 5012 36B 1 57 4 7 41 0 0 4 4
1999 5012 36B 1 50 4 8 35 0 0 4 4
1998 5013 36B 1 57 4 7 32 0 0 4 4
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 5017 36B* 1 36 3 8 77 1 1 4 4
2014 5018 36B* 1 44 3 7 48 1 2 4 4
2013 5018 36B* 1 41 4 10 27 0 0 4 4
2012 5016 36B* 1 39 4 10 113 0 0 4 4
2011 5016 36B* 1 48 3 6 135 1 1 4 4
2010 5016 36B* 1 59 3 5 105 1 1 4 4
2009 5016 36B* 1 37 4 11 64 0 0 4 4
2008 5016 36B* 1 62 3 5 141 1 1 4 4
2007 5016 36B* 1 62 3 5 71 1 1 4 4
2006 5015 36B* 1 67 3 4 105 1 1 4 4
2005 5015 36B* 1 45 3 7 140 1 1 4 4
2004 5015 36B 1 40 3 7 46 1 2 4 4
2003 5015 36B 1 57 3 5 28 1 3 4 4
2002 5014 36B 1 39 3 7 35 1 2 4 4
2001 5014 36B 1 39 3 7 22 1 4 4 4
2000 5012 36B 1 33 3 9 24 1 4 4 4
1999 5012 36B 1 30 3 10 20 1 5 4 4
1998 5013 36B 1 31 3 9 26 1 3 4 4
Source: IDFG Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Adult Sheep Tag $166.75 2014
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $6.25 2014

NonResident Tags, Permits & Fees

  • Adult Sheep Tag $2,101.75 2014
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $14.75 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.

Private Graph illustrating 5.92% 5.92 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 0.43% 0.43 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 25.51% 25.51 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 68.14% 68.14 %

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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

Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 0.56% 0.56 %
Riparian Graph illustrating 0.65% 0.65 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 2.42% 2.42 %
Forest Graph illustrating 56.12% 56.12 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 40.25% 40.25 %

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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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