Deer General Archery Season

Unit 39*
Regular Deer Tag Unlimited Tags

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

11/10/2018 - 11/30/2018

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
  • CAUTION - Archers: "Any weapon" antlerless elk hunts or muzzleloader controlled hunts will be open, on or within 1 mile of private fields on which cultivated crops are currently growing, in all or parts of this zone.

Part of unit CLOSED

Map

Unit 39*
All of Unit 39 EXCEPT: That portion of Unit 39 within Ada County, and that portion of Unit 39 within the following boundary: Beginning at the intersection of State Highway 21 and the Middle Fork Boise River Road (Forest Road 268), east on Forest Road 268 to Cottonwood Creek - Thorn Creek Road (Forest Road 377), to South Fork of Thorn Creek to confluence of Thorn Creek, north and west on Thorn Creek to the confluence with Mores Creek, south and west along the center of Mores Creek including the Mores Creek arm of Lucky Peak Reservoir to Highway 21 to the point of beginning. Area Size: 1,392,020 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 39

Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Take Method Unit Harvest Hunters Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %4+Pts %5+Pts %Whitetail
2018 Archery 39 152 1936 7.9 8009 58 94 61 0
2017 Archery 39 105 1821 5.8 7191 57 48 65 0
2016 Archery 39 184 1832 10 7603 107 77 53.9 0
2015 Archery 39 202 1855 10.9 7651 108 94 42.9 0 8.5
2014 Archery 39 205 1638 12.5 6553 137 68 55.1 11.4
2013 Archery 39 181 1683 10.8 7195 112 69 56.4 10.1 0
2012 Archery 39 176 1536 11.5 6511 119 57 54.3 12.6 2.6
2011 Archery 39 187 1607 11.6 7362 120 67 33.1 11 0
2010 Archery 39 181 1401 12.9 5955 100 80 18.5 8.7 0
2009 Archery 39 105 1296 8.1 6178 52 52 48.5 20.1 0
2008 Archery 39 177 1395 12.7 6279 107 68 28.8 3.7 0
2007 Archery 39 101 1456 6.9 7056 61 38 34.4 10.3 0
2006 Archery 39 145 1217 11.9 74 69 45.9 9.5 0.7
2005 Archery 39 184 1061 17.3 4839 102 82 17.7 17.9 5
2004 Archery 39 89 1130 7.9 6147 44 45 52.3 15.9 1
2003 Archery 39 104 1110 9 4269 71 32 28 10 0
2002 Archery 39 102 1098 9 5304 46 56 44 7 0
2001 Archery 39 174 1474 12 4822 89 85 36 12 0
2000 Archery 39 57 55 2 23 4 1
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 Deer Tag
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag
  • Archery Permit
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

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