Deer Controlled Hunt Antlered Season

Controlled Hunt 1046 - Hunt Area 66

10/10/2014 - 11/30/2014

Species
Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus)
White-Tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Antlered Mule and White-tailed Deer
Only deer with at least one antler longer than 3 inches may be taken in any season which is open for antlered deer only. In antlered-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/

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Hunt Area

Hunt Area 66
All of Unit 66. Area Size: 224,269 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 66

Statistics

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %4+Pts %5+Pts %Whitetail
2015 1049 66 20 19 93 157 19 84.6 38.5 0
2014 1046 66 10 6 56 96 6 80 40 0
2013 1046 66 10 9 90 112 9 100 39 0
2012 1042 66 10 8 77 88 8 87 13 0
2011 1041 66 10 6 58 152 6 82.6 43.5 0
2010 1041 66 10 3 30 73 3 100 0 0
2009 1042 66 10 5 50 177 5 100 20 0
2008 1042 66 10 2 20 156 2 50 50 0
2007 1039 66 10 5 50 67 5 80 20 0
2006 1041 66 10 6 60 87 6 33 67 0
2005 1043 66 10 4 40 125 4 0 75 25 0
2004 1045 66 22 11 50 195 11 0 82 18 0
2002 1046 66 24 6 25 164 5 1 100 0 0
2001 1046 66 23 12 52 157 10 2 67 33 9
2000 1046 66 11 11 0 78 22 11
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 1049 66 1 274 20 7 236 0 0 20 20
2014 1046 66 1 285 10 4 215 0 0 10 10
2013 1046 66 1 259 10 4 225 0 0 10 10
2012 1042 66 1 250 10 4 240 0 0 10 10
2011 1041 66 1 244 10 4 197 0 0 10 10
2010 1041 66 1 234 10 4 171 0 0 10 10
2009 1042 66 1 245 10 4 174 0 0 10 10
2008 1042 66 1 264 10 4 205 0 0 10 10
2007 1039 66 1 243 10 4 239 0 0 10 10
2006 1041 66 1 310 10 3 270 0 0 10 10
2005 1043 66 1 247 10 4 209 0 0 10 10
2004 1045 66 1 317 25 7 340 0 0 25 25
2002 1046 66 1 255 25 9 232 0 0 25 25
2001 1046 66 1 256 25 9 282 0 0 25 25
2000 1046 66 1 271 25 9 247 0 0 25 25
1999 1043 66-1 1 249 25 10 187 0 0 25 25
1998 1040 66-1 1 254 25 9 254 0 0 25 25
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 1049 66 1 240 19 8 34 1 3 20 20
2014 1046 66 1 254 10 4 31 0 0 10 10
2013 1046 66 1 235 10 4 24 0 0 10 10
2012 1042 66 1 246 9 4 4 1 25 10 10
2011 1041 66 1 237 10 4 7 0 0 10 10
2010 1041 66 1 229 10 4 5 0 0 10 10
2009 1042 66 1 241 10 4 4 0 0 10 10
2008 1042 66 1 237 9 4 27 1 4 10 10
2007 1039 66 1 224 10 4 19 0 0 10 10
2006 1041 66 1 266 9 3 44 1 2 10 10
2005 1043 66 1 215 9 4 32 1 3 10 10
2004 1045 66 1 299 23 7 18 2 11 25 25
2002 1046 66 1 228 25 11 27 0 0 25 25
2001 1046 66 1 239 25 10 17 0 0 25 25
2000 1046 66 1 244 24 9 27 1 3 25 25
1999 1043 66-1 1 238 24 10 11 1 9 25 25
1998 1040 66-1 1 220 23 10 34 2 5 25 25
Source: IDFG Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Deer Tag $19.75 2014
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag $10.75 2014
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $6.25 2014

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75 2014
  • Adult Deer Tag $301.75 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.

Graph illustrating 84.78 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 84.78%
Graph illustrating 8.61 percent Private 8.61%
Graph illustrating 4.48 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 4.48%
Graph illustrating 1.53 percent State of Idaho 1.53%
Graph illustrating 0.32 percent Other 0.32%
Graph illustrating 0.24 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 0.24%
Graph illustrating 0.03 percent Indian Reservation 0.03%

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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

Graph illustrating 82.06% Forest 82.06 %
Graph illustrating 8.48% Rangeland 8.48 %
Graph illustrating 5.02% Dryland Agriculture 5.02 %
Graph illustrating 3.41% Water 3.41 %
Graph illustrating 0.63% Riparian 0.63 %
Graph illustrating 0.38% Irrigated-Sprinkler 0.38 %

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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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