Elk General A Tag Season

Units 23*, 24*

8/15/2013 - 9/30/2013

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.
Short-Range Weapons
Muzzleloader, Archery, Crossbow, Shotgun or Handgun.


No special restrictions.

Locator Map of Hunt Area in Idaho
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Hunt Area

Units 23*, 24*
Hunting is only allowed outside National Forest boundaries in Units 23 and 24. The National Forest Boundary is a legislatively set boundary -- it is not necessarily the boundary of Forest Service property. State, private and other lands within the National Forest Boundary are not open to hunting during this season. (Please refer to a U.S. Forest Service travel plan map for the location of this boundary.) Area Size: 448,397 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 23 24


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 Elk Tag $30.75 2013
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag $16.50 2013

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Junior Mentored Elk Tag $39.75 2013
  • Adult Elk Tag $416.75 2013

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 76.98 percent Private 76.98%
Graph illustrating 12.41 percent State of Idaho 12.41%
Graph illustrating 6.69 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 6.69%
Graph illustrating 1.97 percent Other 1.97%
Graph illustrating 1.72 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 1.72%
Graph illustrating 0.23 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 0.23%

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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 55.57% Forest 55.57 %
Graph illustrating 23.25% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 23.25 %
Graph illustrating 12.22% Rangeland 12.22 %
Graph illustrating 4.16% Water 4.16 %
Graph illustrating 3.65% Riparian 3.65 %
Graph illustrating 1.04% Irrigated-Sprinkler 1.04 %
Graph illustrating 0.11% Urban 0.11 %
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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources