Moose Controlled Hunt Antlered Season

Hunt Area 59
Moose Controlled Hunt 3059 5 Tags

8/30/2020 - 11/23/2020

Species
Moose (Alces americanus)
Antlered Moose
Only moose with at least one antler longer than six inches may be taken in any season open for antlered moose only.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions

No special restrictions.

Hunt Area 59
All of Units 59 and 59A. Area Size: 490,719 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 59 59A

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters Harvest Success% Days Bulls Cows Avg. Antler Spread (in.)
2018 3057 59* 5 5 100 5 37.2
2017 3057 59* 5 5 100 5 38.1
2016 3058 59* 5 4 80 4 37.6
2015 3058 59* 5 5 100 5 35.5
2014 3055 59* 5 5 100 5 33.7
2013 3055 59* 5 5 100 5 33.6
2012 3064 59* 5 5 100 5 32.62
2011 3064 59* 5 5 100 5 35.95
2010 3074 59* 5 5 100 33.3
2009 3074 59* 5 3 60 39.75
2008 3095 59* 15 14 93 32.84
2007 3095 59* 15 13 87 33.23
2006 3072 59* 15 14 93 34.07
2005 3072 59* 15 12 80 34
2004 3064 59 20 19 95 35.45
2003 3064 59 20 19 95 33.9
2002 3063 59 22 20 91
2001 3063 59 22 19 86
2000 3076 59 20 19 95
Source: Harvest Statistics Database compiled from 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
2019 3059 59 1 39 5 13 14 0 0 5 5
2018 3057 59* 1 37 5 14 15 0 0 5 5
2017 3057 59* 1 56 5 9 23 0 0 5 5
2016 3058 59* 1 54 5 9 18 0 0 5 5
2015 3058 59* 1 62 5 8 25 0 0 5 5
2014 3055 59* 1 47 5 11 27 0 0 5 5
2013 3055 59* 1 58 5 9 38 0 0 5 5
2012 3064 59* 1 48 5 10 18 0 0 5 5
2011 3064 59* 1 45 5 11 16 0 0 5 5
2010 3074 59* 1 30 5 17 16 0 0 5 5
2009 3074 59* 1 39 5 13 17 0 0 5 5
2008 3095 59* 1 69 15 22 22 0 0 15 15
2007 3095 59* 1 88 15 17 34 0 0 15 15
2006 3072 59* 1 75 15 20 22 0 0 15 15
2005 3072 59* 1 100 15 15 28 0 0 15 15
2004 3064 59 1 101 20 19 33 0 0 20 20
2003 3064 59 1 108 20 18 36 0 0 20 20
2002 3063 59 1 124 22 17 34 0 0 22 22
2001 3063 59 1 88 22 25 57 0 0 22 22
2000 3076 59 1 110 20 18 52 0 0 20 20
1999 3076 59 1 172 20 11 79 0 0 20 20
1998 3071 59 1 152 16 10 66 0 0 16 16
Source: 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
2019 3059 59 1 25 4 16 14 1 7 5 5
2018 3057 59* 1 36 5 14 1 0 0 5 5
2017 3057 59* 1 52 5 10 4 0 0 5 5
2016 3058 59* 1 50 5 10 4 0 0 5 5
2015 3058 59* 1 62 5 8 0 0 5 5
2014 3055 59* 1 47 5 11 0 0 5 5
2013 3055 59* 1 58 5 9 0 0 5 5
2012 3064 59* 1 47 5 11 1 0 0 5 5
2011 3064 59* 1 44 5 11 1 0 0 5 5
2010 3074 59* 1 30 5 17 0 0 5 5
2009 3074 59* 1 38 5 13 1 0 0 5 5
2008 3095 59* 1 69 15 22 0 0 15 15
2007 3095 59* 1 83 14 17 5 1 20 15 15
2006 3072 59* 1 73 15 21 2 0 0 15 15
2005 3072 59* 1 96 15 16 4 0 0 15 15
2004 3064 59 1 91 19 20 10 1 10 20 20
2003 3064 59 1 104 18 17 4 2 50 20 20
2002 3063 59 1 120 20 16 4 2 50 22 22
2001 3063 59 1 87 22 25 1 0 0 22 22
2000 3076 59 1 110 20 18 0 0 100 20 20
1999 3076 59 1 172 20 11 0 0 100 20 20
1998 3071 59 1 152 16 10 0 0 100 16 16
Source: Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Resident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Moose Tag
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Moose Tag
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

A valid hunting license is required for all hunting and trapping activities.
* Indicates this item is optional.

Where to purchase

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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 39.03 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 191,507 acres   39%
Graph illustrating 36.17 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 177,477 acres   36.2%
Graph illustrating 21.99 percent Private 107,891 acres   22%
Graph illustrating 2.07 percent State of Idaho 10,157 acres   2.1%
Graph illustrating 0.33 percent U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 1,597 acres   0.3%
Graph illustrating 0.32 percent Other 1,585 acres   0.3%

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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.