Deer General Short-Range Weapon Season
White-tailed Deer Tag Unlimited Tags
Non-resident tag quota of 15,500 total deer tags. See the Nonresident Tags Available page for current availability.
11/10/2012 - 12/9/2012
- White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
- Either-sex White-tailed Deer
- Either sex may be taken.
- Short-Range Weapons
- Muzzleloader, Archery, Crossbow, Shotgun or Handgun.
- Very limited access due to few roads, and private property. Only a portion of the unit is open to hunting
- Unit 28
- All of Unit 28. Area Size: 837,094 acres
No historical hunts resemble this hunt or harvest statistics are not currently available for this opportunity.
Tags, Permits & Fees
Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees
- Adult Deer Tag $19.75 2012
- Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag $10.75 2012
NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees
- Junior Mentored Deer Tag $23.75 2012
- Adult Deer Tag $301.75 2012
Landscape Characteristics and Access
For government land, these data show the managing agency of the land, which may or not be the same as the owning agency.
|U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 87.7%|
|U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 8.44%|
|State of Idaho 0.31%|
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.
View all Access Yes Participants.
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.
- Frank Church - River of No Return Wilderness 116,421 acres (13.91% of hunt area)
Land Use/Land Cover
|Forest 89.62 %|
|Rangeland 8.56 %|
|Irrigated-Gravity Flow 1.51 %|
|Irrigated-Sprinkler 0.23 %|
|Urban 0.07 %|
|Water 0.02 %|
1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources