Deer Controlled Hunt Muzzleloader Season

Hunt Area 43
Deer Controlled Hunt 1091 125 Tags

Non-resident tag quota of 15,500 total deer tags. See the Nonresident Tag Quotas for availability.

10/1/2023 - 10/9/2023

Species
Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus)
White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Antlerless or Antlered Mule and White-tailed Deer
Either sex may be taken.
Muzzleloader
Muzzleloader ONLY.

Restrictions

Either sex

Hunt Area 43
All of Unit 43. Area Size: 448,051 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 43

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %4+Pts %5+Pts %Whitetail
2023 1091 43 108 46 43 422 19 27 19 0
2022 1093 43 110 41 37 463 13 27 18.4 0
2021 1093 43 108 53 50 448 20 33 19.2 0 2.1
2020 1094 43 109 68 63 392 32 36 30.5 0
2019 1094 43 112 37 34 412 18 19 24 0
2018 1097 43 111 62 56 374 29 33 26.3 0
2017 1097 43 104 52 50 408 21 32 39.2 0
2016 1104 43 112 52 46 435 27 24 36.8 0
2015 1104 43 115 56 49 407 29 26 30.4 0 0
2014 1101 43 109 47 44 410 16 31 42.9 7.1 0
2013 1097 43 96 40 41 334 22 18 27 9 0
2012 1091 43 102 38 37 375 18 20 22.8 5.7 0
2011 1082 43 107 39 37 419 18 21 32.7 0 0
2010 1082 43 112 45 40 457 28 17 34.6 0 0
2009 1082 43 79 31 40 276 17 14 48.1 5.8 0
2008 1080 43 61 21 35 251 7 13 14 14 0
2007 1068 43 33 13 39 107 13 15.4 7.7 0
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
2023 1091 43 1 177 125 71 78 0 0 125 125
2023 1091 43 2 27 8 30 18 0 0 8 8
2022 1093 43 1 156 125 80 64 0 0 125 125
2022 1093 43 2 26 4 15 13 0 0 4 4
2021 1093 43 1 178 125 70 67 0 0 125 125
2021 1093 43 2 49 10 20 17 0 0 10 10
2020 1094 43 1 183 125 68 111 0 0 125 125
2020 1094 43 2 53 10 19 24 0 0 10 10
2019 1094 43 1 139 125 90 93 0 0 125 125
2019 1094 43 2 38 12 32 12 0 0 12 12
2018 1097 43 1 124 124 100 86 1 1 125 125
2018 1097 43 2 31 7 23 10 0 0 7 7
2017 1097 43 1 125 117 94 89 8 9 125 125
2017 1097 43 2 35 12 34 13 0 0 12 12
2016 1104 43 1 141 125 89 92 0 0 125 125
2016 1104 43 2 28 5 18 6 0 0 5 5
2015 1104 43 1 102 98 96 93 27 29 125 125
2015 1104 43 2 52 28 54 16 0 0 28 28
2014 1101 43 1 79 79 100 77 46 60 125 125
2014 1101 43 2 23 21 91 8 0 0 21 21
2013 1097 43 1 68 68 100 95 57 60 125 125
2013 1097 43 2 29 29 100 8 1 12 30 30
2012 1091 43 1 48 48 100 96 73 76 121 125
2012 1091 43 2 12 12 100 8 7 88 19 39
2011 1082 43 1 40 40 100 82 62 76 102 125
2011 1082 43 2 30 30 100 14 12 86 42 47
2010 1082 43 1 30 30 100 67 59 88 89 125
2010 1082 43 2 24 24 100 7 6 86 30 52
2009 1082 43 1 24 24 100 55 41 75 65 125
2009 1082 43 2 8 8 100 9 9 100 17 70
2008 1080 43 1 28 28 100 40 31 78 59 125
2008 1080 43 2 14 14 100 12 12 100 26 79
2007 1068 43 1 15 15 100 19 12 63 27 125
2007 1068 43 2 15 15 100 3 3 100 18 102
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
2023 1091 43 1 150 113 75 27 12 44 125 125
2023 1091 43 2 23 6 26 4 2 50 8 8
2022 1093 43 1 144 115 80 12 10 83 125 125
2022 1093 43 2 24 4 17 2 0 0 4 4
2021 1093 43 1 157 113 72 21 12 57 125 125
2021 1093 43 2 45 10 22 4 0 0 10 10
2020 1094 43 1 169 113 67 14 12 86 125 125
2020 1094 43 2 49 9 18 4 1 10 10
2019 1094 43 1 126 116 92 13 9 69 125 125
2019 1094 43 2 31 7 23 7 5 71 12 12
2018 1097 43 1 119 120 100 5 5 100 125 125
2018 1097 43 2 29 6 21 2 1 50 7 7
2017 1097 43 1 107 113 100 18 12 67 125 125
2017 1097 43 2 29 10 34 6 2 33 12 12
2016 1104 43 1 124 113 91 17 12 71 125 125
2016 1104 43 2 25 4 16 3 1 33 5 5
2015 1104 43 1 86 113 100 16 12 75 125 125
2015 1104 43 2 48 25 52 4 3 75 28 28
2014 1101 43 1 69 114 100 10 11 100 125 125
2014 1101 43 2 22 20 91 1 1 100 21 21
2013 1097 43 1 65 115 100 3 10 100 125 125
2013 1097 43 2 27 28 100 2 2 100 30 30
2012 1091 43 1 43 116 100 5 5 100 121 125
2012 1091 43 2 12 17 100 0 2 19 39
2011 1082 43 1 40 101 100 0 1 102 125
2011 1082 43 2 28 40 100 2 2 100 42 47
2010 1082 43 1 30 87 100 0 2 89 125
2010 1082 43 2 23 29 100 1 1 100 30 52
2009 1082 43 1 23 62 100 1 3 100 65 125
2009 1082 43 2 8 16 100 0 1 17 70
2008 1080 43 1 28 59 100 0 0 59 125
2008 1080 43 2 12 23 100 2 3 100 26 79
2007 1068 43 1 12 23 100 3 4 100 27 125
2007 1068 43 2 15 18 100 0 0 18 102
Source: Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Resident Tags and Permits

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

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag
  • Adult Deer Tag
  • Muzzleloader Permit
  • 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 94.51 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 423,474 acres   94.5%
Graph illustrating 3.01 percent Private 13,476 acres   3%
Graph illustrating 1.29 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 5,763 acres   1.3%
Graph illustrating 0.75 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 3,347 acres   0.7%
Graph illustrating 0.23 percent Other 1,043 acres   0.2%
Graph illustrating 0.21 percent State of Idaho 949 acres   0.2%

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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

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