Elk General A Tag Season

Units 23 and 24 outside NF boundary
Elk A Tag - McCall Zone Unlimited Tags

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

8/15/2022 - 9/30/2022

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.
Short-Range Weapons
Muzzleloader, Archery, Crossbow, Shotgun or Handgun.


Units 23 & 24 ONLY, Outside National Forest System Boundary ONLY. Extremely limited access because of private property. Extremely limited access because of private property.

Units 23 and 24 outside NF boundary
Hunting is only allowed outside National Forest boundaries in Units 23 and 24. The National Forest Boundary is a legislatively set boundary -- it is not necessarily the boundary of Forest Service property. State, private and other lands within the National Forest Boundary are not open to hunting during this season. (Please refer to a U.S. Forest Service travel plan map for the location of this boundary.) Area Size: 448,396 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 23 24

Resident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Elk Tag
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Junior Mentored Elk Tag
  • Adult Elk Tag
  • 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 76.88 percent Private 344,712 acres   76.9%
Graph illustrating 11.97 percent State of Idaho 53,663 acres   12%
Graph illustrating 6.7 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 30,062 acres   6.7%
Graph illustrating 1.96 percent Other 8,802 acres   2%
Graph illustrating 1.71 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 7,645 acres   1.7%
Graph illustrating 0.33 percent State of Idaho 1,470 acres   0.3%
Graph illustrating 0.24 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 1,086 acres   0.2%
Graph illustrating 0.21 percent State of Idaho 957 acres   0.2%

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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.