Elk General B Tag Season

Portion of Units 1,2,3,4,4A,5 and 6
Elk B Tag - Panhandle Zone Unlimited Tags

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

10/15/2019 - 10/17/2019

Species
Elk (Cervus canadensis)
Either-sex Elk
Either sex may be taken.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions

Open only within 1 mile of private land.

Portion of Units 1,2,3,4,4A,5 and 6
Within 1 mile of private land in the following Units: 1, 2, 3, portion of 4, portion of 4A, 5, and 6 only.

That portion of Unit 4 within the following boundary: starting at the junction of State Highway 97 and State Highway 3 near Harrison, then north on State Highway 3 to Interstate 90, then East on Interstate 90 to Kingston, then north and east on Forest Service Road 9 (CDA River Road) to the Montana border, and then follow the unit 4 boundary south and west to the point of beginning.

That portion of Unit 4A within the following boundary: starting at the mouth of the Clark Fork River, follow Johnson Creek FS Road 278, then south on FS Road 1066, then east on FS Road 332 to the Montana border, and follow Montana border north back to the Clark Fork River, then to point of beginning. Area Size: 4,142,081 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 1 2 3 4 4A 5 6

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Take Method Unit Harvest Hunters Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2018 Any Weapon 1 337 2929 11.5 15920 235 102 28.8 27.9
2018 Any Weapon 2 110 1179 9.3 6784 69 41 61.6 0
2018 Any Weapon 3 332 2199 15.1 10638 228 104 59.3 13.1
2018 Any Weapon 4 445 3673 12.1 18440 230 215 31.5 14.2
2018 Any Weapon 4A 42 668 6.2 3205 23 19 0 12.2
2018 Any Weapon 5 266 1477 18 7498 171 94 56.7 0
2018 Any Weapon 6 501 2395 20.9 13910 315 186 50.9 16.6
2017 Any Weapon 1 407 3188 12.8 17347 236 172 35.1 18.6
2017 Any Weapon 2 94 1428 6.6 7044 53 42 51.3 33.2
2017 Any Weapon 3 281 2302 12.2 10772 189 92 38.7 18.5
2017 Any Weapon 4 491 4127 11.9 20914 321 170 37 20.4
2017 Any Weapon 4A 70 415 16.9 1953 38 32 46.3 18.2
2017 Any Weapon 5 338 1633 20.7 8414 208 130 51.6 5.7
2017 Any Weapon 6 482 2339 20.6 12844 257 224 54.5 6.7
2016 Any Weapon 1 331 2780 11.9 14394 331 38 24.1
2016 Any Weapon 2 104 1109 9.4 5935 104 59.4 11.2
2016 Any Weapon 3 201 1868 10.8 8441 201 40.8 9.9
2016 Any Weapon 4 423 3298 12.8 17388 423 42.2 11.7
2016 Any Weapon 4A 32 365 8.8 1583 32 63.1 0
2016 Any Weapon 5 151 1118 13.5 5584 151 43.3 3.8
2016 Any Weapon 6 414 1918 21.6 10896 412 1 39.1 16.7
2015 Any Weapon 1 318 2930 11 15359 318 16.8 35.7
2015 Any Weapon 2 957 0 4472
2015 Any Weapon 3 151 2263 7 10314 151 25 25
2015 Any Weapon 4 523 3729 14 19527 523 14.5 7.2
2015 Any Weapon 4A 76 371 20 1477 76 50 50
2015 Any Weapon 5 53 1284 4 5369 53 70.7 0
2015 Any Weapon 6 334 2065 16 11351 334 45.3 27.3
2014 Any Weapon 1 270 2671 10 14377 270 40.7 8.1
2014 Any Weapon 2 88 1557 6 7619 88 50 0
2014 Any Weapon 3 91 1535 6 7449 91 27.6 24.1
2014 Any Weapon 4 336 3572 9 20342 336 46.7 20.6
2014 Any Weapon 4A 22 578 4 2499 22 0 0
2014 Any Weapon 5 289 1293 22 5926 289 60.9 0
2014 Any Weapon 6 289 1764 16 10316 264 25 41.7 16.7
2013 Any Weapon 1 249 2463 10.1 12964 249 34.7 14
2013 Any Weapon 2 75 1052 7.2 4882 71 5 27.2 14.5
2013 Any Weapon 3 179 1954 9.2 8826 179 32.3 28.8
2013 Any Weapon 4 328 3672 8.9 18858 328 28.2 32.3
2013 Any Weapon 4A 37 444 8.3 2310 37 16.3 29.7
2013 Any Weapon 5 150 1102 13.7 5496 150 40.3 4
2013 Any Weapon 6 260 1684 15.5 9559 260 36.9 13
2012 Any Weapon 1 240 2328 10.3 12555 232 8 34.9 26.8
2012 Any Weapon 2 47 861 5.5 4318 44 3 33 14.2
2012 Any Weapon 3 145 1669 8.7 7421 142 22.5 25.4
2012 Any Weapon 4 325 3687 8.8 19336 325 19.1 30.8
2012 Any Weapon 4A 33 418 7.9 1912 33 9.8 30.7
2012 Any Weapon 5 159 971 16.4 4828 155 1 38.6 9.3
2012 Any Weapon 6 226 1661 13.6 9399 226 26.5 31.3
2011 Any Weapon 1 379 3069 12.3 18635 233 144 37.2 22.2
2011 Any Weapon 2 62 1125 5.5 6131 40 21 30 23
2011 Any Weapon 3 260 1992 13.1 9878 165 95 45.2 16.5
2011 Any Weapon 4 586 4863 12 28773 386 199 23.4 20.3
2011 Any Weapon 4A 46 608 7.6 3316 33 13 6.1 37.9
2011 Any Weapon 5 240 1332 18 7825 145 95 33.9 8.8
2011 Any Weapon 6 271 2056 13.2 13015 180 92 23.2 26.3
2010 Any Weapon 1 390 2891 13.5 15366 263 127 34.1 26.7
2010 Any Weapon 2 62 858 7.2 3926 42 20 14.3 21.4
2010 Any Weapon 3 277 1946 14.2 9043 187 90 26.7 16
2010 Any Weapon 4 707 4439 15.9 22640 495 213 27.1 29.4
2010 Any Weapon 4A 72 606 11.9 3252 48 24 10.4 45.8
2010 Any Weapon 5 236 906 26 4588 169 67 32 15.9
2010 Any Weapon 6 436 2186 19.9 13053 265 171 26.9 19.4
2009 Any Weapon 1 321 2921 11 15158 203 118 27.8 30.8
2009 Any Weapon 2 71 967 7.3 4867 49 21 32.8 6.1
2009 Any Weapon 3 195 1665 11.7 8040 136 58 30.1 11.7
2009 Any Weapon 4 570 4304 13.2 22954 354 215 18.4 28.1
2009 Any Weapon 4A 56 484 11.6 2398 35 20 17.1 25.7
2009 Any Weapon 5 188 991 19 5525 137 51 39 6.6
2009 Any Weapon 6 374 2260 16.6 14276 230 145 20.2 21.8
2008 Any Weapon 1 391 3084 12.7 17933 227 162 32.2 21.6
2008 Any Weapon 2 84 1125 7.5 6966 39 44 33.3 15.4
2008 Any Weapon 3 253 2048 12.4 11595 134 118 32.1 26.1
2008 Any Weapon 4 572 4679 12.2 28584 447 124 23.5 21.5
2008 Any Weapon 4A 65 625 10.4 3658 29 35 24.1 34.5
2008 Any Weapon 5 186 1072 17.4 6835 108 76 44.4 7.4
2008 Any Weapon 6 430 2734 15.7 19887 288 140 29.9 16
2007 Any Weapon 1 537 2958 18.2 15770 309 227 28.4 27.8
2007 Any Weapon 2 79 1021 7.8 6077 43 33 20.5 30.8
2007 Any Weapon 3 210 1625 12.9 8003 128 81 28.7 15.6
2007 Any Weapon 4 710 4469 15.9 27878 458 248 31.8 23.5
2007 Any Weapon 4A 76 634 12 3588 37 39 21.4 46.4
2007 Any Weapon 5 273 1120 24.4 6758 160 112 40.2 11.1
2007 Any Weapon 6 698 2796 25 19338 392 303 37.2 16.9
2006 Any Weapon 1 400 2832 14.1 267 110 21.1 26.7
2006 Any Weapon 2 57 861 6.6 32 15 31.2 18.8
2006 Any Weapon 3 239 1423 16.8 120 110 49.5 12.4
2006 Any Weapon 4 615 4399 14 357 226 32.9 25.4
2006 Any Weapon 4A 81 613 13.2 64 14 15 10
2006 Any Weapon 5 172 867 19.8 106 57 35.4 13.1
2006 Any Weapon 6 647 2841 22.8 395 230 36.4 19.6
2005 Any Weapon 1 517 2657 19.5 13889 346 171 23.5 33.3
2005 Any Weapon 2 55 788 7 4020 32 23 25 28.1
2005 Any Weapon 3 234 1663 14.1 8697 139 94 51.3 21.4
2005 Any Weapon 4 618 4216 14.7 23665 373 245 30.4 25.9
2005 Any Weapon 4A 74 545 13.6 3358 42 32 16.5 18.9
2005 Any Weapon 5 176 814 21.6 4512 105 71 25.8 8.6
2005 Any Weapon 6 515 2452 21 16277 310 205 35.4 19.7
2004 Any Weapon 1 333 2388 13.9 12623 237 95 28.7 30.4
2004 Any Weapon 2 59 710 8.3 3878 44 15 43.2 20.5
2004 Any Weapon 3 226 1531 14.8 7860 153 73 37.3 18.3
2004 Any Weapon 4 562 4504 12.5 27109 413 145 26.9 23.2
2004 Any Weapon 4A 74 522 14.2 2808 40 33 5 0
2004 Any Weapon 5 176 761 23.1 4116 123 53 33.3 24.4
2004 Any Weapon 6 485 2477 19.6 16367 366 118 33.9 27.9
2003 Any Weapon 1 272 2383 11 12056 192 77 22 29
2003 Any Weapon 2 45 756 6 3701 34 10 26 16
2003 Any Weapon 3 140 1529 9 7023 91 48 28 26
2003 Any Weapon 4 465 4617 10 25370 346 117 28 26
2003 Any Weapon 4A 41 476 9 2361 27 13 26 30
2003 Any Weapon 5 112 819 14 4460 79 32 29 12
2003 Any Weapon 6 414 2555 16 16159 300 114 30 29
2002 Any Weapon 1 194 2177 9 11207 145 49 28 19
2002 Any Weapon 2 42 695 6 3655 28 14 32 20
2002 Any Weapon 3 120 1503 8 7722 86 34 18 17
2002 Any Weapon 4 375 4443 8 26438 286 89 30 23
2002 Any Weapon 4A 34 429 8 2091 23 11 30 25
2002 Any Weapon 5 94 759 12 4371 62 32 25 13
2002 Any Weapon 6 360 2395 15 15794 231 129 36 13
2001 Any Weapon 1 232 1642 14 7758 153 79 31 23
2001 Any Weapon 2 23 583 4 2678 12 11 36 9
2001 Any Weapon 3 136 1244 11 5473 76 60 26 22
2001 Any Weapon 4 378 3606 10 18758 254 124 28 24
2001 Any Weapon 4A 27 325 8 1357 16 11 27 33
2001 Any Weapon 5 94 595 16 3221 58 36 37 12
2001 Any Weapon 6 320 1815 18 10929 199 121 35 24
2000 Any Weapon 1 157 111 46 28 25
2000 Any Weapon 2 37 20 17 52 15
2000 Any Weapon 3 93 58 35 25 20
2000 Any Weapon 4 265 182 83 32 23
2000 Any Weapon 4A 19 14 5 30 10
2000 Any Weapon 5 76 48 28 33 11
2000 Any Weapon 6 228 155 73 23 20
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 44.96 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 1,862,115 acres   45%
Graph illustrating 40.38 percent Private 1,672,615 acres   40.4%
Graph illustrating 9.07 percent State of Idaho 375,619 acres   9.1%
Graph illustrating 2.14 percent Other 88,467 acres   2.1%
Graph illustrating 1.3 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 53,765 acres   1.3%
Graph illustrating 1.23 percent Indian Reservation / Bureau of Indian Affairs 51,084 acres   1.2%
Graph illustrating 0.35 percent State of Idaho 14,673 acres   0.4%
Graph illustrating 0.3 percent State of Idaho 12,239 acres   0.3%
Graph illustrating 0.26 percent Indian Reservation / Bureau of Indian Affairs 10,629 acres   0.3%

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Land management via Inside Idaho

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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

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