Elk General A Tag Season

Portion of McCall Zone
Elk A Tag - McCall Zone Unlimited Tags

Non-resident tag quota of 12,815 total elk tags. See the Nonresident Tag Quotas for availability.

10/5/2019 - 10/14/2019

Species
Elk (Cervus canadensis)
Spike Elk
Only elk with no branching on either antler and at least one antler longer than 6 inches may be taken in any season which is open for spike elk only. A branch is an antler projection that is at least one inch long and longer than the width of the projection. In antlered or spike-only seasons, antlers must accompany the carcass while in transit.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions
  • Short-range Weapons ONLY in a portion of this hunt, see note for details.

Portion of McCall Zone
All of the McCall Zone. Short-Range Weapons ONLY in that Portion of Unit 24 Within the Following Boundary: Beginning at McCall at the junction of State Highway 55 and Boydstun Street, then south on Boydstun Street to West Valley Road, then west and south along West Valley Road and West Mountain Road to Cabarton Road, then north on Cabarton Road to State Highway 55, then north on State Highway 55 to Farm-To-Market Road, then north on Farm-To-Market Road to Elo Road, then west on Elo Road to State Highway 55, then north on State Highway 55 to the point of beginning. Area Size: 85,732 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 19A 23 24 25

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Take Method Unit Harvest Hunters Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2018 Any Weapon 19A 34 460 7.3 2452 34 0 20.8
2018 Any Weapon 23 139 1251 11.1 7115 125 14 22.3 15.3
2018 Any Weapon 24 95 1189 8 6329 78 17 16.9 39.3
2018 Any Weapon 25 54 649 8.3 3825 54 27.3 42.3
2017 Any Weapon 19A 70 529 13.2 2809 70 14.5 40.4
2017 Any Weapon 23 228 1388 16.4 7260 228 11.5 36.2
2017 Any Weapon 24 57 1298 4.4 6280 45 12 27.6 18.1
2017 Any Weapon 25 62 705 8.7 3876 62 21.6 39.9
2016 Any Weapon 19A 65 403 16.1 2091 65 29.4 31.6
2016 Any Weapon 23 266 1396 19 7911 244 21 31.7 27
2016 Any Weapon 24 151 1501 10 7929 124 27 25.6 24.1
2016 Any Weapon 25 55 612 8.9 3306 55 53.6 36.9
2015 Any Weapon 19A 44 424 10 2569 44 50 0
2015 Any Weapon 23 326 1293 25 6887 306 20 21.5 25.1
2015 Any Weapon 24 231 1875 12 9668 152 79 49.6 7.2
2015 Any Weapon 25 55 695 8 3607 55 20 40
2014 Any Weapon 19A 36 433 8 2196 36 25 25
2014 Any Weapon 23 246 1412 17 7633 232 15 38 23.2
2014 Any Weapon 24 132 1368 10 6841 81 51 22.2 22.2
2014 Any Weapon 25 72 490 15 2700 72 12.5 12.5
2013 Any Weapon 19A 47 383 12.3 2115 46 1 4.3 47.8
2013 Any Weapon 23 164 1246 13.2 7331 145 19 20.6 30.5
2013 Any Weapon 24 133 1444 9.2 7802 105 29 51.2 16.9
2013 Any Weapon 25 41 494 8.2 2804 40 1 27.7 44.6
2012 Any Weapon 19A 54 349 15.4 1994 54 14.2 32.8
2012 Any Weapon 23 174 1122 15.5 6420 161 13 26.2 26.6
2012 Any Weapon 24 123 1372 9 7292 96 26 39.4 14.1
2012 Any Weapon 25 51 533 9.6 3015 51 24.7 31.8
2011 Any Weapon 19A 58 327 17.6 1695 58 30.3 27.5
2011 Any Weapon 23 163 1052 15.5 6712 138 21 31.3 24.8
2011 Any Weapon 24 104 1234 8.4 6694 83 16 33.2 29
2011 Any Weapon 25 38 504 7.6 2719 38 15.1 46.3
2010 Any Weapon 19A 25 333 7.5 2109 25 20.1 43.8
2010 Any Weapon 23 167 1172 14.3 7398 150 17 25.1 25.9
2010 Any Weapon 24 111 1152 9.7 5835 98 13 37.4 22.2
2010 Any Weapon 25 39 452 8.6 2488 38 1 23.7 52.5
2009 Any Weapon 19A 24 327 7.3 2006 23 1 8.7 56.5
2009 Any Weapon 23 189 1175 16.1 7221 179 9 23.4 16.2
2009 Any Weapon 24 115 1108 10.4 6850 79 35 29.7 28.8
2009 Any Weapon 25 33 501 6.6 3061 33 21.2 27.3
2008 Any Weapon 19A 62 470 13.2 2786 61 19.7 52.5
2008 Any Weapon 23 146 1656 8.8 9967 133 13 27.1 18.8
2008 Any Weapon 24 102 1444 7.1 9308 82 20 22 18.3
2008 Any Weapon 25 42 558 7.5 3431 40 1 35 27.5
2007 Any Weapon 19A 61 369 16.7 2059 53 9 11.4 56.3
2007 Any Weapon 23 220 1179 18.6 7168 199 17 26.4 36.5
2007 Any Weapon 24 123 1138 10.8 6144 103 19 26.2 25.4
2007 Any Weapon 25 37 381 9.7 1949 35 5.7 65.5
2006 Any Weapon 19A 70 447 15.7 65 3 6.2 53.3
2006 Any Weapon 23 216 1131 19.1 201 9 33.6 24.5
2006 Any Weapon 24 135 1164 11.6 111 14 24.5 19.1
2006 Any Weapon 25 46 528 8.7 38 26.3 36.8
2005 Any Weapon 19A 44 396 11.1 2297 38 6 23.7 34.2
2005 Any Weapon 23 199 1186 16.8 6769 178 21 28 25.8
2005 Any Weapon 24 154 1377 11.2 7241 108 46 33.7 31.9
2005 Any Weapon 25 51 578 8.8 3120 48 3 18.8 39.6
2004 Any Weapon 19A 75 329 22.8 1789 61 15 9.8 52.5
2004 Any Weapon 23 242 1312 18.4 8242 236 6 28 47.9
2004 Any Weapon 24 160 1357 11.8 7144 149 10 20.1 24.8
2004 Any Weapon 25 61 746 8.2 4145 58 2 10.3 43.1
2003 Any Weapon 19A 53 410 13 2419 52 1 15 40
2003 Any Weapon 23 228 1316 17 8022 209 18 30 28
2003 Any Weapon 24 167 1360 12 7174 129 38 35 20
2003 Any Weapon 25 77 756 10 4095 76 1 22 34
2002 Any Weapon 19A 43 425 10 2639 43 0 30 35
2002 Any Weapon 23 181 1173 15 7602 174 7 40 19
2002 Any Weapon 24 104 1368 8 7942 97 7 37 27
2002 Any Weapon 25 69 866 8 5334 69 0 16 30
2001 Any Weapon 19A 70 289 24 1572 63 7 17 36
2001 Any Weapon 23 193 838 23 4612 165 28 29 21
2001 Any Weapon 24 154 1024 15 5324 114 40 46 16
2001 Any Weapon 25 105 663 16 3475 90 15 35 27
2000 Any Weapon 19A 38 35 3 20 42
2000 Any Weapon 23 147 130 17 30 28
2000 Any Weapon 24 112 89 23 28 23
2000 Any Weapon 25 71 63 8 18 30
Source: Harvest Statistics Database compiled from Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Resident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Elk Tag
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Junior Mentored Elk Tag
  • Adult Elk Tag
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

A valid hunting license is required for all hunting and trapping activities.
* Indicates this item is optional.

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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 1638.94 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 1,405,093 acres   1638.9%
Graph illustrating 423.8 percent Private 363,332 acres   423.8%
Graph illustrating 89.83 percent State of Idaho 77,012 acres   89.8%
Graph illustrating 49.3 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 42,267 acres   49.3%
Graph illustrating 13.44 percent Other 11,525 acres   13.4%
Graph illustrating 9.26 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 7,937 acres   9.3%
Graph illustrating 1.71 percent State of Idaho 1,470 acres   1.7%
Graph illustrating 1.12 percent State of Idaho 963 acres   1.1%

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