Elk Controlled Hunt Archery Season

Controlled Hunt 2146 - Hunt Area 40*

9/25/2014 - 10/14/2014

Species
Elk (Cervus canadensis)
Antlered Elk
Only elk with at least one antler longer than 6 inches may be taken in any season which is open for antlered elk only. In antlered or spike-only seasons, antlers much accompany the carcass while in transit.
Archery
Archery ONLY.

Restrictions
  • 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.
  • New Hunt

Archers Caution

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Hunt Area

Hunt Area 40*
All of Units 40 and 42. Area Size: 2,307,148 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 40 42

Statistics

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2016 2146 40-1 10 6 55 86 6 0 100
2015 2146 40-1 10 6 60 79 6 0 50
2014 2146 40* 10 8 75 58 8 0 100
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
2016 2146 40-1 1 273 10 4 108 0 0 10 10
2015 2146 40-1 1 228 10 4 98 0 0 10 10
2014 2146 40* 1 318 10 3 87 0 0 10 10
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
2016 2146 40-1 1 229 9 4 44 1 2 10 10
2015 2146 40-1 1 198 9 5 30 1 3 10 10
2014 2146 40* 1 290 10 3 28 0 0 10 10
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 Elk Tag $30.75 2014
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag $16.50 2014
  • Archery Permit $18.25 2014
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $6.25 2014
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2014 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Elk Tag $39.75 2014
  • Adult Elk Tag $416.75 2014
  • Archery Permit $20.00 2014
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee $14.75 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 75.51 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 75.51%
Graph illustrating 16.68 percent Private 16.68%
Graph illustrating 7.49 percent State of Idaho 7.49%
Graph illustrating 0.28 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 0.28%
Graph illustrating 0.04 percent Other 0.04%

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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

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No National Forest lands overlap this hunt area.

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 75.7% Rangeland 75.7 %
Graph illustrating 14.28% Forest 14.28 %
Graph illustrating 4.12% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 4.12 %
Graph illustrating 3.85% Riparian 3.85 %
Graph illustrating 1.67% Irrigated-Sprinkler 1.67 %
Graph illustrating 0.3% Dryland Agriculture 0.3 %
Graph illustrating 0.04% Urban 0.04 %
Graph illustrating 0% Water 0 %
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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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