Bear General Any Weapon Season

Unit 69
Black Bear Tag Unlimited Tags

4/15/2019 - 6/15/2019

Species
American Black Bear (Ursus americanus)
Either-sex Black Bear
No female black bear accompanied by young may be taken.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

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

Unit 69
All of Unit 69. Area Size: 925,320 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 69

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Unit Harvest Boars Sows Fall Spring Bait Hounds Incidental Still Stalk
2015 69 15 14 1 6 9 9 1 4
2014 69 10 2 8 5 1 2
2013 69 3 3 1 1 1
2012 69 15 10 5 6 9 4 5 2
2011 69 5 3 2 5 3 1
2010 69 6 5 1 5 1 1 3 1 1
2009 69 6 4 2 6 1 1 3
2008 69 4 2 2 3 1 1 1 2
2007 69 6 3 3 3 3 3 3
2006 69 3 2 1 1 2 1 1 1
2005 69 2 2 2 1
2004 69 4 3 1 1 3 3 1
2003 69 10 3 7 6 4 4 1 3
2002 69 4 3 1 1 3 2 1
2001 69 8 7 1 5 3 3 1 1 1
2000 69 7 3 4 2 5 1 2 2 1
Source: Harvest Statistics Database compiled from Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Resident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Bear Tag
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Bear Tag
  • Hound Hunter Permit*
  • Bear Bait Permit*
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Junior Mentored Bear Tag
  • Adult Bear Tag
  • Bear Bait Permit*
  • Hound Hunter Permit*
  • 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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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 58.2 percent Private 538,546 acres   58.2%
Graph illustrating 14.8 percent Indian Reservation / Bureau of Indian Affairs 136,956 acres   14.8%
Graph illustrating 13.97 percent State of Idaho 129,284 acres   14%
Graph illustrating 4.32 percent Indian Reservation / Bureau of Indian Affairs 39,954 acres   4.3%
Graph illustrating 4.06 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 37,596 acres   4.1%
Graph illustrating 1.6 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 14,838 acres   1.6%
Graph illustrating 1.27 percent State of Idaho 11,767 acres   1.3%
Graph illustrating 0.99 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 9,182 acres   1%
Graph illustrating 0.66 percent U.S. Corps of Engineers (COE) 6,093 acres   0.7%
Graph illustrating 0.11 percent Other 1,064 acres   0.1%
Graph illustrating 0 percent U.S. National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) 40 acres   0%

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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.

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.