Elk Controlled Hunt Landowner Permission Required Extra Antlerless Season

Controlled Hunt 2169 - Hunt Area 45X*

11/1/2014 - 12/31/2014

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.

  • Landowner Permission Hunt. Written permission from landowner who owns more than 159 acres in the hunt area is required to apply for this hunt. Landowner Permission Hunt Permits will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis at the Nampa, McCall and headquarters IDFG offices starting July 15. Do not apply for this hunt during the controlled hunt application period.

Private land ONLY. Landowner Permission Required see page 111 of the Big Game Regulations for details on applying (http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/cms/hunt/rules/bg/ch.pdf)

Locator Map of Hunt Area in Idaho
Hunt Area Legend Key Item Hunt Area Location
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Hunt Area

Hunt Area 45X*
Private lands within Unit 45. Area Size: 831,834 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 45


Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2015 2195 45-1X 25 17 67 148 17
2015 2196 45-1X 15 11 75 53 11
2014 2168 45X* 65 49 74 386 49
2014 2169 45X* 17 10 60 43 10
2013 2169 45X* 66 44 67 421 44
2013 2170 45X* 3 1 50 12 1
2012 2156 45X* 66 42 63 215 37
2011 2210 45X* 55 39 70 190 39
Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Tags, Permits & Fees

No resident tags are necessary.

No non-resident tags are necessary.

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 57.37 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 57.37%
Graph illustrating 35.56 percent Private 35.56%
Graph illustrating 6.29 percent State of Idaho 6.29%
Graph illustrating 0.51 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 0.51%
Graph illustrating 0.19 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 0.19%
Graph illustrating 0.08 percent Other 0.08%

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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.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 78.42% Rangeland 78.42 %
Graph illustrating 6.98% Irrigated-Sprinkler 6.98 %
Graph illustrating 6.54% Dryland Agriculture 6.54 %
Graph illustrating 3.74% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 3.74 %
Graph illustrating 3.63% Riparian 3.63 %
Graph illustrating 0.35% Forest 0.35 %
Graph illustrating 0.25% Water 0.25 %
Graph illustrating 0.08% Urban 0.08 %
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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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