Elk General A Tag Season

Unit 27
Elk A Tag - Middle Fork Zone 1551 Tags

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

10/1/2019 - 10/31/2019

Species
Elk (Cervus canadensis)
Brow-tined Elk
Only elk having at least one antler with a visible point on the lower half of the main beam which is four inches or greater in length may be taken in any season open for brow-tine elk only. In antlered or spike-only seasons, antlers must accompany the carcass while in transit.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions

Unit 27 only

Unit 27
All of Unit 27. Area Size: 982,226 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 27

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Take Method Unit Harvest Hunters Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2018 Any Weapon 27 161 944 17.1 5748 161 0 36.7
2017 Any Weapon 27 229 959 23.8 5544 229 0 35.5
2016 Any Weapon 27 211 874 24.2 5377 211 0 36.3
2015 Any Weapon 27 238 773 31 4499 236 2 0 49.7
2014 Any Weapon 27 136 575 24 3304 136 0 42.4
2013 Any Weapon 27 133 505 26.4 2913 133 0 29.6
2012 Any Weapon 27 80 422 18.9 2659 80 0 48.2
2011 Any Weapon 27 79 478 16.4 2818 79 1.3 40
2010 Any Weapon 27 120 608 19.8 3732 82 38 1.2 54
2009 Any Weapon 27 167 851 19.6 5589 122 44 0.8 35.8
2008 Any Weapon 27 163 970 16.8 6431 135 28 26.7
2007 Any Weapon 27 204 836 24.4 4790 159 43 0 36.3
2006 Any Weapon 27 275 814 33.8 203 68 0 34.9
2005 Any Weapon 27 233 864 27 5011 178 55 0 46.2
2004 Any Weapon 27 206 1036 19.9 6220 151 50 0 38.4
2003 Any Weapon 27 240 1100 22 6790 158 79 1 37
2002 Any Weapon 27 256 1183 22 7843 140 116 0 36
2001 Any Weapon 27 279 818 34 4883 134 145 1 34
2000 Any Weapon 27 226 139 87 12 24
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.

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 99.39 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 976,280 acres   99.4%
Graph illustrating 0.19 percent Other 1,827 acres   0.2%
Graph illustrating 0.18 percent Private 1,727 acres   0.2%
Graph illustrating 0.17 percent State of Idaho 1,690 acres   0.2%
Graph illustrating 0.07 percent State of Idaho 702 acres   0.1%

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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.

No properties are currently available in this hunt area.
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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.