Deer General Archery Season

Unit 29

8/30/2014 - 9/30/2014

Species
Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus)
White-Tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Either-sex Mule and White-tailed Deer
Either sex may be taken.
Archery
Archery ONLY.

Restrictions
  • Motorized Hunting Rule (MHR): Motorized vehicle use by all big game hunters is restricted to established roadways legally open to travel by full-sized automobiles. The motorized hunting rule applies only to big game animals, including moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goats, in designated units from August 30 through December 31. Learn more about the Motorized hunting Rule at idfg.idaho.gov/hunt/access/motorized-vehicles

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Hunt Area

Unit 29
All of Unit 29. Area Size: 452,334 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %4+Pts %5+Pts %Whitetail
2016 Archery 29 141 47 33 895 36 10 20 0 12
2016 Archery 29 135 48 35 856 31 17 20
2016 Archery 29 17 6 34 117 6 0
2015 Archery 29 147 19 13 1059 9 9 100 100 0
2014 Archery 29 156 31 20 923 23 8 66 32
2013 Archery 29 148 26 18 895 14 12 21 14 19
2012 Archery 29 224 67 30 1561 37 30 46 21 16
2011 Archery 29 153 36 24 956 25 11 56 21 36
2010 Archery 29 151 35 23 939 25 10 29 8 24
2009 Archery 29 100 32 32 717 24 8 25 4 9
2008 Archery 29 191 51 27 1206 39 11 10 3 6
2007 Archery 29 204 31 15 1286 28 3 21 4 3
2006 Archery 29 179 43 24 19 24 2
2005 Archery 29 122 23 19 908 14 9 7 14 0
2004 Archery 29 143 8 6 1036 7 1 43 14 38
2003 Archery 29 155 20 13 1144 20 0 16 16 10
2002 Archery 29 153 23 15 1286 20 3 22 11 13
2001 Archery 29 115 17 14 784 14 3 54 15 13
2000 Archery 29 9 9 0 26 3 9
Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Deer Tag $19.75 2014
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag $10.75 2014
  • Archery Permit $18.25 2014
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2014 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75 2014
  • Adult Deer Tag $301.75 2014
  • Archery Permit $20.00 2014
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2014 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

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 50.55 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 50.55%
Graph illustrating 26.93 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 26.93%
Graph illustrating 19.72 percent Private 19.72%
Graph illustrating 2.64 percent State of Idaho 2.64%
Graph illustrating 0.16 percent Other 0.16%

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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 45.84% Forest 45.84 %
Graph illustrating 38.12% Rangeland 38.12 %
Graph illustrating 8.76% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 8.76 %
Graph illustrating 4.63% Irrigated-Sprinkler 4.63 %
Graph illustrating 2.64% Urban 2.64 %
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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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