Elk General B Tag Season

Hunt Area Palisades
Unlimited Tags

Non-resident tag quota of 12,815 total elk tags. See the Nonresident Tags Available page for current availability.

8/30/2012 - 9/14/2012

Species
Elk (Cervus canadensis)
Antlerless or Spike Elk
Only elk without antlers or elk with no branching on either antler may be taken in any season which is open to spike or antlerless elk only. In antlered or spike-only seasons, antlers must accompany the carcass while in transit.
Archery
Archery ONLY.

Restrictions

No special restrictions.

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Hunt Area

Hunt Area Palisades
All of Units 64 and 67. Area Size: 493,183 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 64 67

Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Take Method Unit Harvest Hunters Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2017 Archery 64 2 95 2 1123 2 0 0
2017 Archery 67 27 173 15.7 1283 25 2 0 66.4
2016 Archery 64 14 94 15 509 8 6 0 0
2016 Archery 67 24 145 16.6 1201 24 0 59.6
2015 Archery 64 3 97 4 647 3 0 100
2015 Archery 67 27 191 14 1400 20 7 0 50
2014 Archery 64 11 110 10 716 11 0 20
2014 Archery 67 20 142 14 1069 20 0 66.7
2013 Archery 64 5 69 7.3 533 5 20 20
2013 Archery 67 15 158 9.6 1234 7 8 0 100
2012 Archery 64 11 74 14.6 606 9 2 11.4 22.9
2012 Archery 67 8 116 6.9 998 8 0 62.5
2011 Archery 64 6 65 9.2 493 6 16.7 33.3
2011 Archery 67 9 115 7.6 995 8 1 0 74.1
2010 Archery 64 4 109 3.3 893 4 27.7 0
2010 Archery 67 6 98 6.1 699 6 0 33.3
2009 Archery 64 4 119 3.3 704 4 25 50
2009 Archery 67 9 106 8.5 694 7 2 0 42.9
2008 Archery 64 2 203 1 1712 2 0 50 0
2008 Archery 67 6 89 6.8 616 6 0 16.7 50
2007 Archery 64 10 129 7.7 1333 10 20 50
2007 Archery 67 6 144 4.2 1048 6 0 50
2006 Archery 64 8 107 7.5 5 1 0 40
2006 Archery 67 24 189 12.7 22 1 64.4 17.8
2005 Archery 64 9 108 8.3 792 7 2 0 57.1
2005 Archery 67 13 79 16.5 596 13 0 0 46.2
2004 Archery 64 5 78 6.4 757 5 0 0 0
2004 Archery 67 12 105 11.4 837 11 1 9.1 63.6
2003 Archery 64 3 84 4 733 2 1 50 0
2003 Archery 67 12 65 18 511 12 0 0 40
2002 Archery 64 5 74 7 689 5 0 0 50
2002 Archery 67 10 72 14 682 10 0 0 38
2001 Archery 64 4 51 8 431 3 1 0 33
2001 Archery 67 10 53 18 485 6 4 0 67
2000 Archery 64 1 0 1 10 20
2000 Archery 67 12 10 2 6 38
Source: Harvest Statistics Database compiled from Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Elk Tag 2012
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag 2012

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Junior Mentored Elk Tag 2012
  • Adult Elk Tag 2012

A valid hunting license is required for all hunting and trapping activities.
* 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 49.7 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 49.7%
Graph illustrating 40.82 percent Private 40.82%
Graph illustrating 4.35 percent State of Idaho 4.35%
Graph illustrating 2.52 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 2.52%
Graph illustrating 2.02 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 2.02%
Graph illustrating 0.59 percent Other 0.59%

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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 47.82% Forest 47.82 %
Graph illustrating 18.55% Irrigated-Sprinkler 18.55 %
Graph illustrating 18.04% Dryland Agriculture 18.04 %
Graph illustrating 6.05% Rangeland 6.05 %
Graph illustrating 4.51% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 4.51 %
Graph illustrating 3.02% Riparian 3.02 %
Graph illustrating 1.59% Water 1.59 %
Graph illustrating 0.36% Urban 0.36 %
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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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