Elk Controlled Hunt Landowner Permission Required Extra Antlerless Season

Hunt Area 54-1X
Elk Controlled Hunt 2188 50 Tags

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

8/1/2022 - 12/31/2022

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.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.


On or within 1 mile of private land ONLY. Landowner Permission Required see page 111 of the Big Game Seasons and Rules Booklet).

Hunt Area 54-1X
That portion of Unit 54 on or within 1 mile of private land within Cassia County. Area Size: 421,041 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 54

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2021 2188 54-1X 9 0 0 37
2021 2189 54-1X 8 5 60 18 5
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.

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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 49.67 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 209,135 acres   49.7%
Graph illustrating 29.1 percent Private 122,541 acres   29.1%
Graph illustrating 19.31 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 81,302 acres   19.3%
Graph illustrating 1.91 percent State of Idaho 8,060 acres   1.9%

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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.