Deer General Archery Season

Unit 66

8/30/2011 - 9/30/2011

Species
Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus)
White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Either-sex Mule and White-tailed Deer
Either sex may be taken.
Archery
Archery ONLY.

Restrictions
  • Motorized Hunting Rule (MHR): Motorized vehicle use by all big game hunters is restricted to established roadways legally open to travel by full-sized automobiles. The motorized hunting rule applies only to big game animals, including moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goats, in designated units from August 30 through December 31. Learn more about the Motorized hunting Rule at idfg.idaho.gov/hunt/access/motorized-vehicles

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Hunt Area

Unit 66
All of Unit 66. Area Size: 224,270 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %4+Pts %5+Pts %Whitetail
2016 Archery 66 193 26 13 1493 10 15 13 6
2016 Archery 66 192 24 13 1477 10 14 13
2016 Archery 66 15 3 18 111 1 2 100
2015 Archery 66 158 9 6 820 9 0 0 0
2014 Archery 66 154 16 10 1092 16
2013 Archery 66 219 17 8 1607 8 8 24 0 18
2012 Archery 66 179 4 2 1227 1 3 100 0 0
2011 Archery 66 186 1 1 1364 1 0
2010 Archery 66 131 6 5 953 3 3 67 33 17
2009 Archery 66 238 5 2 1963 2 3 0 0 0
2008 Archery 66 118 3 3 832 1 2 0
2007 Archery 66 133 8 6 919 5 3 60 40 38
2006 Archery 66 176 34 19 16 16 3
2005 Archery 66 99 3 3 792 1 2 0 0 0
2004 Archery 66 125 3 2 1015 1 2 100 0 0
2003 Archery 66 112 3 3 837 1 2 0 0 33
2002 Archery 66 140 4 3 1144 2 2 50 0 25
2001 Archery 66 127 4 3 693 1 3 0 0 0
2000 Archery 66 5 5 0 33 6 2
Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Deer Tag $19.75 2011
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag $10.75 2011
  • Archery Permit $18.25 2011
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2011 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75 2011
  • Adult Deer Tag $301.75 2011
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* $1.75 2011 (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

A valid hunting license is required.
* Indicates this item is optional.

Where to purchase

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Landscape Characteristics and Access

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 84.78 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 84.78%
Graph illustrating 8.61 percent Private 8.61%
Graph illustrating 4.48 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 4.48%
Graph illustrating 1.53 percent State of Idaho 1.53%
Graph illustrating 0.32 percent Other 0.32%
Graph illustrating 0.24 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 0.24%
Graph illustrating 0.03 percent Indian Reservation / Bureau of Indian Affairs 0.03%

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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.

Forest Service Land

Check for road and area closures on National Forest websites

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 82.06% Forest 82.06 %
Graph illustrating 8.48% Rangeland 8.48 %
Graph illustrating 5.02% Dryland Agriculture 5.02 %
Graph illustrating 3.41% Water 3.41 %
Graph illustrating 0.63% Riparian 0.63 %
Graph illustrating 0.38% Irrigated-Sprinkler 0.38 %
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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources

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