Elk Controlled Hunt Landowner Permission Required Extra Antlerless Season

Hunt Area 22-2X
Elk Controlled Hunt 2258 25 Tags

Non-resident tag quota of 12,815 total elk tags. See the Nonresident Tag Quotas for availability.

1/1/2020 - 2/28/2020

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. This is a 2020 hunt. Hunters must purchase a 2020 hunting license before they may pick up a tag. Hunting license for 2020 will go on sale December 1, 2019.

Landowner Permission Required see page 111 of the Big Game Seasons and Rules Booklet).

Hunt Area 22-2X
All of Units 22, 32 and 32A. Area Size: 1,852,903 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 22 32 32A

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2017 2269 22-2X 2 0 0 4
Source: Harvest Statistics Database compiled from Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Resident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Elk Tag
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Junior Mentored Elk Tag
  • Adult Elk 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 48.95 percent Private 907,004 acres   49%
Graph illustrating 28.5 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 528,016 acres   28.5%
Graph illustrating 15.33 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 284,116 acres   15.3%
Graph illustrating 6.33 percent State of Idaho 117,359 acres   6.3%
Graph illustrating 0.31 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 5,795 acres   0.3%
Graph illustrating 0.22 percent State of Idaho 4,150 acres   0.2%
Graph illustrating 0.21 percent Other 3,950 acres   0.2%
Graph illustrating 0.01 percent U.S. National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) 115 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.

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.