Deer Controlled Hunt Archery Season

Hunt Area 40
Deer Controlled Hunt 1077 50 Tags

Non-resident tag quota of 15,500 total deer tags. See the Nonresident Tag Quotas for availability.

8/15/2019 - 9/30/2019

Species
Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus)
White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
Antlered Mule and White-tailed Deer
Only deer with at least one antler longer than 3 inches may be taken in any season which is open for antlered deer only. In antlered-only seasons, antlers must accompany the carcass while in transit.
Archery
Archery ONLY.

Restrictions

No special restrictions.

Hunt Area 40
All of Unit 40. Area Size: 1,447,543 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 40

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %4+Pts %5+Pts %Whitetail
2018 1081 40 48 12 25 485 12 50.8 0
2017 1081 40 46 16 35 361 16 47.4 0
2016 1088 40 49 5 11 452 5 100 0
2015 1088 40 50 22 44 423 22 66.7 26.7 0
2014 1087 40 48 17 36 483 17 43.7 12.5 6.3
2013 1087 40 23 8 35 228 8 75 38 0
2012 1082 40 25 14 56 166 14 92.9 64.3 0
2011 1069 40 25 9 37 196 9 77.2 32.7 0
Source: Harvest Statistics Database compiled from Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Drawing Odds for 1st & 2nd Choice Applicants (controlled hunts only)

Hunt Information 1st Choice 2nd Choice Total
Year Hunt# Area Draw* Applicants Permits Awarded Success% Applicants Permits Awarded Success% Total Awarded Permit Quota
2018 1081 40 1 244 50 20 91 0 0 50 50
2018 1081 40 2 38 3 8 6 0 0 3 3
2017 1081 40 1 237 50 21 62 0 0 50 50
2017 1081 40 2 21 1 5 16 0 0 1 1
2016 1088 40 1 272 50 18 94 0 0 50 50
2016 1088 40 2 37 1 3 7 0 0 1 1
2015 1088 40 1 227 50 22 87 0 0 50 50
2014 1087 40 1 244 50 20 85 0 0 50 50
2013 1087 40 1 201 25 12 58 0 0 25 25
2012 1082 40 1 180 25 14 58 0 0 25 25
2011 1069 40 1 190 25 13 57 0 0 25 25
2011 1069 40 2 22 1 5 8 0 0 1 1
Source: Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Drawing Odds for Resident & NonResident Applicants (controlled hunts only)

Hunt Information Resident NonResident Total
Year Hunt# Area Draw* 1st Choice Applicants Permits Awarded 1st Choice Success% 1st Choice Applicants Permits Awarded 1st Choice Success% Total Awarded Permit Quota
2018 1081 40 1 176 45 26 68 5 7 50 50
2018 1081 40 2 37 3 8 1 0 0 3 3
2017 1081 40 1 197 45 23 40 5 12 50 50
2017 1081 40 2 16 1 6 5 0 0 1 1
2016 1088 40 1 240 45 19 32 5 16 50 50
2016 1088 40 2 36 1 3 1 0 0 1 1
2015 1088 40 1 177 45 25 50 5 10 50 50
2014 1087 40 1 214 45 21 30 5 17 50 50
2013 1087 40 1 176 25 14 25 0 0 25 25
2012 1082 40 1 161 23 14 19 2 11 25 25
2011 1069 40 1 171 23 13 19 2 11 25 25
2011 1069 40 2 21 1 5 1 0 0 1 1
Source: Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Resident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Deer Tag
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Deer Tag
  • Archery Permit
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Junior Mentored Deer Tag
  • Adult Deer Tag
  • Archery Permit
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*
  • Handicapped Archery Permit* (permit for use of a crossbow during archery-only seasons)

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 65.54 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 948,667 acres   65.5%
Graph illustrating 24.05 percent Private 348,103 acres   24%
Graph illustrating 9.89 percent State of Idaho 143,131 acres   9.9%
Graph illustrating 0.45 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 6,548 acres   0.5%
Graph illustrating 0.07 percent Other 962 acres   0.1%
Graph illustrating 0.01 percent State of Idaho 115 acres   0%
Graph illustrating 0 percent Other 1 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.