Elk General A Tag Season

Weiser Zone*

8/30/2014 - 9/30/2014

Species
Elk (Cervus canadensis)
Either-sex Elk
Either sex may be taken.
Archery
Archery ONLY.

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/
  • CAUTION - Archers: "Any weapon" antlerless elk hunts or muzzleloader controlled hunts will be open, on or within 1 mile of private fields on which cultivated crops are currently growing, in all or parts of this zone.

Motorized Hunting Rule applies in Units 32 and 32A.

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Hunt Area

Weiser Zone*
All of the Weiser River Zone EXCEPT, that portion of Unit 32 west of the following boundary: Beginning at the Unit 32/38 boundary at Emmett, then north on Highway 52 to the Van Dussen Road, then north on the Four Mile Road to the Unit 32/32A boundary is CLOSED. Area Size: 1,302,451 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 22 32 32A

Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2015 Archery 22 778 169 22 6380 122 48 30 39
2015 Archery 32 259 48 18 1677 37 11 29 29
2015 Archery 32A 630 111 18 4725 90 21 29 24
2014 Archery 22 708 144 20 5888 81 63 11 67
2014 Archery 32 153 9 6 952 9 0 0
2014 Archery 32A 707 99 14 5796 63 36 14 43
2013 Archery 22 571 76 13 4734 49 27 33 35
2013 Archery 32 221 18 8 1577 14 4 42 22
2013 Archery 32A 640 97 15 4534 73 23 39 12
2012 Archery 22 615 103 17 4816 75 28 13 35
2012 Archery 32 201 29 14 1200 17 12 26 38
2012 Archery 32A 474 95 20 3685 71 23 15 15
2011 Archery 22 577 93 16 4697 61 32 31 40
2011 Archery 32 186 17 9 1247 9 8 47 21
2011 Archery 32A 443 56 13 3189 39 17 30 5
2010 Archery 22 557 82 15 4790 56 26 25 20
2010 Archery 32 156 13 8 1080 10 3 10 40
2010 Archery 32A 495 108 22 3641 81 27 37 22
2009 Archery 22 500 111 22 4098 95 16 27 42
2009 Archery 32 121 9 8 929 8 1 25 0
2009 Archery 32A 372 73 20 2900 60 13 36 34
2008 Archery 22 477 92 19 4068 73 18 25 35
2008 Archery 32 232 9 4 1626 4 5 50 25
2008 Archery 32A 422 64 15 3152 44 20 43 28
2007 Archery 22 447 72 16 3612 52 20 27 23
2007 Archery 32 173 11 6 993 10 1 11 44
2007 Archery 32A 367 59 16 2567 44 15 17 36
2006 Archery 22 420 93 22 69 23 25 17
2006 Archery 32 130 39 30 20 18 5 5
2006 Archery 32A 436 58 13 44 13 45 19
2005 Archery 22 308 47 15 2719 38 9 21 26
2005 Archery 32 152 17 11 1128 15 2 33 13
2005 Archery 32A 301 38 13 2351 28 10 25 32
2004 Archery 22 383 39 10 3075 27 12 15 41
2004 Archery 32 171 21 12 1221 20 1 5 20
2004 Archery 32A 307 36 12 2332 28 8 29 29
2003 Archery 22 370 61 16 2846 48 13 29 26
2003 Archery 32 133 10 8 927 9 1 11 67
2003 Archery 32A 264 50 19 1983 39 10 39 15
2002 Archery 22 357 47 13 3149 35 12 20 37
2002 Archery 32 141 12 9 1038 8 4 29 57
2002 Archery 32A 304 45 15 2507 36 9 55 12
2001 Archery 22 324 50 15 2325 33 17 25 25
2001 Archery 32 287 9 3 1173 5 4 0 80
2001 Archery 32A 267 39 15 1735 24 15 5 23
2000 Archery 22 41 32 9 41 17
2000 Archery 32 4 4 0 33 18
2000 Archery 32A 48 44 4 43 15
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 2014
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag $16.50 2014

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Elk Tag $39.75 2014
  • Adult Elk Tag $416.75 2014

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 40.77 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 40.77%
Graph illustrating 36.9 percent Private 36.9%
Graph illustrating 14.02 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 14.02%
Graph illustrating 7.85 percent State of Idaho 7.85%
Graph illustrating 0.21 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 0.21%
Graph illustrating 0.18 percent Other 0.18%

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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.

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.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 49.94% Rangeland 49.94 %
Graph illustrating 45.98% Forest 45.98 %
Graph illustrating 2.97% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 2.97 %
Graph illustrating 0.67% Irrigated-Sprinkler 0.67 %
Graph illustrating 0.21% Urban 0.21 %
Graph illustrating 0.09% Water 0.09 %
Graph illustrating 0.09% Riparian 0.09 %
Graph illustrating 0.03% Dryland Agriculture 0.03 %
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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources

Services

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