Elk General A Tag Season

Hunt Area Tex Creek A Tag
Elk A Tag - Tex Creek Zone Unlimited Tags

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

10/22/2019 - 10/31/2019

Species
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.
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

Hunt Area Tex Creek A Tag
All of Units 66 and 69. Area Size: 1,149,590 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 66 69

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Take Method Unit Harvest Hunters Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2018 Any Weapon 66 295 1472 20.1 6332 136 159 30.1 12.4
2018 Any Weapon 69 278 1694 16.4 7214 136 142 22.1 37.3
2017 Any Weapon 66 277 1763 15.7 7631 144 133 24.8 30.1
2017 Any Weapon 69 285 1709 16.7 7534 151 134 12.3 55.2
2016 Any Weapon 66 328 1706 19.2 6905 170 158 14.6 36.3
2016 Any Weapon 69 352 1837 19.1 6973 177 175 14.6 37.8
2015 Any Weapon 66 472 1860 25 7186 237 235 30.5 22.5
2015 Any Weapon 69 271 1728 16 7489 133 138 20 42.9
2014 Any Weapon 66 254 1653 15 6654 152 102 22.6 22.6
2014 Any Weapon 69 210 1778 12 7373 74 136 20 46.7
2013 Any Weapon 66 272 1460 18.6 6203 89 182 31.1 18.7
2013 Any Weapon 69 180 1602 11.2 6651 90 90 20.3 34.3
2012 Any Weapon 66 256 1737 14.7 7476 132 124 29.8 27.6
2012 Any Weapon 69 256 2099 12.2 9837 90 166 10 27
2011 Any Weapon 66 276 1789 15.4 7989 139 137 31.8 8.6
2011 Any Weapon 69 370 2095 17.7 10518 136 234 28.1 36.2
2010 Any Weapon 66 363 1756 20.7 7103 155 208 30 22.9
2010 Any Weapon 69 531 2087 25.4 9048 128 402 17 26.8
2009 Any Weapon 66 356 2084 17.1 9782 171 184 25.5 22.4
2009 Any Weapon 69 232 2072 11.2 10218 80 151 18.8 47.5
2008 Any Weapon 66 343 1918 17.9 9274 146 195 32.9 24.7
2008 Any Weapon 69 231 2038 11.3 10334 80 151 22.5 40
2007 Any Weapon 66 241 1805 13.4 7640 127 112 35.2 18.4
2007 Any Weapon 69 199 1944 10.2 9238 85 114 10.8 33.8
2006 Any Weapon 66 339 1720 19.7 132 194 24.8 25.6
2006 Any Weapon 69 313 2056 15.2 97 191 21.9 42.5
2005 Any Weapon 66 365 1683 21.7 7450 143 223 37.6 18.2
2005 Any Weapon 69 434 2417 18 12064 115 319 24.1 39.3
2004 Any Weapon 66 362 1349 26.8 4410 184 178 26.6 19.6
2004 Any Weapon 69 535 1894 28.2 5857 119 413 9.2 24.4
2003 Any Weapon 66 235 1258 19 4936 146 89 28 27
2003 Any Weapon 69 173 998 17 3993 80 93 23 30
2002 Any Weapon 66 199 1195 17 5573 138 61 30 15
2002 Any Weapon 69 157 901 17 3866 79 78 23 24
2001 Any Weapon 66 254 928 27 3448 156 98 38 27
2001 Any Weapon 69 153 680 22 2455 69 84 15 34
2000 Any Weapon 66 128 73 55 32 22
2000 Any Weapon 69 129 60 69 17 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.

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 48.53 percent Private 557,853 acres   48.5%
Graph illustrating 17.83 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 204,974 acres   17.8%
Graph illustrating 11.92 percent Indian Reservation / Bureau of Indian Affairs 137,030 acres   11.9%
Graph illustrating 11.54 percent State of Idaho 132,714 acres   11.5%
Graph illustrating 3.48 percent Indian Reservation / Bureau of Indian Affairs 39,954 acres   3.5%
Graph illustrating 3.32 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 38,134 acres   3.3%
Graph illustrating 1.67 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 19,239 acres   1.7%
Graph illustrating 1.02 percent State of Idaho 11,767 acres   1%
Graph illustrating 0.53 percent U.S. Corps of Engineers (COE) 6,093 acres   0.5%
Graph illustrating 0.16 percent Other 1,792 acres   0.2%
Graph illustrating 0 percent U.S. National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) 40 acres   0%

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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.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.