Rocky Mtn Sheep Controlled Hunt Ram Season

Hunt Area 51
Rocky Mountain Bighorn Controlled Hunt 5022 2 Tags

8/30/2020 - 10/13/2020

Species
California Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis californiana)
Rams Only Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep
Only bighorn sheep rams may be taken. Any hunter taking a bighorn ram must leave that portion of the skull plate containing the upper one-half of the eye socket naturally attached to both the horns until after the horns have been pinned by IDFG.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions

No special restrictions.

Hunt Area 51
That portion of Unit 51 that lies north and east of the Little Lost Highway/Summit Creek Road/Pahsimeroi Road and that portion of Unit 58 that lies south and west of State Highway 28. Area Size: 502,266 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 51 58

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 5022 51 1 247 2 1 37 0 0 2 2
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 5022 51 1 130 1 1 117 1 1 2 2
Source: Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Resident Tags and Permits

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

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Sheep 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

Learn more about IDFG Licenses, Tags & Permits
 

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 47.17 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 236,941 acres   47.2%
Graph illustrating 38.61 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 193,940 acres   38.6%
Graph illustrating 6.93 percent Private 34,793 acres   6.9%
Graph illustrating 5.89 percent U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 29,574 acres   5.9%
Graph illustrating 1.39 percent State of Idaho 6,995 acres   1.4%
Graph illustrating 0 percent State of Idaho 24 acres   0%

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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.

No properties are currently available in this hunt area.
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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.