Elk Controlled Hunt Antlered Season

Hunt Area 56-1
Elk Controlled Hunt 2039 25 Tags

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

8/1/2019 - 8/29/2019

Species
Elk (Cervus canadensis)
Antlered Elk
Only elk with at least one antler longer than 6 inches may be taken in any season which is open for antlered elk only. In antlered or spike-only seasons, antlers much accompany the carcass while in transit.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions

On or within 1 mile of private agricultural lands.

Hunt Area 56-1
That portion of Unit 56 on or within one mile of private agricultural lands. "Private agricultural lands" are defined as private lands dedicated to growing or storing plants for profit, either currently or in the most recent growing or grazing season, in the form of pasture or stored feed for animal production, croplands, nurseries, vineyards or orchards, but which do not include private timberlands. Area Size: 578,411 acres
pdf View a High Resolution Adobe PDF Map of Hunt Area 56-1
More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 56

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2011 2033 56-1 17 12 71 126 12 8.3 58.3
2010 2032 56 20 15 73 70 15 6.8 50.7
2009 2031 56 19 12 63 113 12 0 58.3
2008 2031 56 19 17 89 83 17 6 67
2007 2031 56 19 10 53 129 10 20 50
2006 2031 56 18 9 50 120 9 0 62
2005 2033 56 20 11 55 102 11 0 0 36
2004 2033 56 18 8 44 99 7 0 14 86
2003 2033 56 19 9 47 109 9 0 0 25
2002 2033 56 20 9 45 131 7 2 14 43
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
2011 2033 56-1 1 425 20 5 156 0 0 20 20
2011 2033 56-1 2 70 1 1 18 0 0 1 1
2010 2032 56 1 440 20 5 129 0 0 20 20
2009 2031 56 1 399 20 5 135 0 0 20 20
2009 2031 56 2 61 1 2 15 0 0 1 1
2008 2031 56 1 317 20 6 99 0 0 20 20
2007 2031 56 1 181 20 11 113 0 0 20 20
2006 2031 56 1 133 20 15 110 0 0 20 20
2006 2031 56 2 47 4 9 15 0 0 4 4
2005 2033 56 1 152 20 13 87 0 0 20 20
2004 2033 56 1 124 20 16 100 0 0 20 20
2004 2033 56 2 13 1 7 9 0 0 1 1
2003 2033 56 1 143 20 14 83 0 0 20 20
2002 2033 56 1 148 20 13 82 0 0 20 20
1999 2031 56-1 1 397 25 6 117 0 0 25 25
1998 2033 56-1 1 417 25 6 100 0 0 25 25
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
2011 2033 56-1 1 395 20 5 30 0 0 20 20
2011 2033 56-1 2 65 1 2 5 0 0 1 1
2010 2032 56 1 411 20 5 29 0 0 20 20
2009 2031 56 1 354 18 5 45 2 4 20 20
2009 2031 56 2 47 1 2 14 0 0 1 1
2008 2031 56 1 279 18 6 38 2 5 20 20
2007 2031 56 1 155 18 12 26 2 8 20 20
2006 2031 56 1 113 18 16 20 2 10 20 20
2006 2031 56 2 40 3 8 7 1 14 4 4
2005 2033 56 1 137 18 13 15 2 13 20 20
2004 2033 56 1 112 18 16 12 2 16 20 20
2004 2033 56 2 10 0 0 3 1 33 1 1
2003 2033 56 1 123 19 15 20 1 5 20 20
2002 2033 56 1 135 18 13 13 2 15 20 20
1999 2031 56-1 1 353 23 6 44 2 4 25 25
1998 2033 56-1 1 394 24 6 23 1 4 25 25
Source: Drawing Odds Database
* Beginning in 2004, a second drawing was held for unclaimed tags.

Resident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Elk Tag
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Elk Tag
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Junior Mentored Elk Tag
  • Adult Elk Tag
  • Controlled Hunt Application Fee
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

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

Where to purchase

Learn more about IDFG Licenses, Tags & Permits
 

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 51.21 percent Private 296,178 acres   51.2%
Graph illustrating 23.85 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 137,929 acres   23.8%
Graph illustrating 13.61 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 78,745 acres   13.6%
Graph illustrating 5.95 percent U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) 34,409 acres   5.9%
Graph illustrating 4.06 percent U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) 23,460 acres   4.1%
Graph illustrating 1.27 percent State of Idaho 7,321 acres   1.3%
Graph illustrating 0.04 percent State of Idaho 251 acres   0%
Graph illustrating 0.02 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 113 acres   0%

Make your own map of Hunt Area 56-1 Elk Controlled Hunt 2039
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.
View all Access Yes Participants.

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.