Elk Controlled Hunt Landowner Permission Required Extra Antlerless Season

Hunt Area 46-1X
Elk Controlled Hunt 2185 125 Tags

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

11/1/2019 - 12/31/2019

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.

  • Landowner Permission Hunt. Written permission from landowner who owns more than 159 acres in the hunt area is required to apply for this hunt. Landowner Permission Hunt Permits will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis at the Nampa, McCall and headquarters IDFG offices starting July 15. Do not apply for this hunt during the controlled hunt application period.

Private land ONLY. Landowner Permission Required see page 111 of the Big Game Seasons and Rules Booklet).

Hunt Area 46-1X
Private land within Units 46, 47, 54, 55, 56, and 57. Area Size: 4,249,449 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 46 47 54 55 56 57

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

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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 46.15 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 1,961,022 acres   46.1%
Graph illustrating 32.83 percent Private 1,394,979 acres   32.8%
Graph illustrating 12.36 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 525,407 acres   12.4%
Graph illustrating 3.06 percent State of Idaho 129,855 acres   3.1%
Graph illustrating 2.71 percent U.S. Military 115,056 acres   2.7%
Graph illustrating 1.47 percent U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) 62,568 acres   1.5%
Graph illustrating 0.66 percent U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) 27,983 acres   0.7%
Graph illustrating 0.29 percent U.S. National Park Service (NPS) 12,405 acres   0.3%
Graph illustrating 0.18 percent State of Idaho 7,595 acres   0.2%
Graph illustrating 0.15 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 6,335 acres   0.1%
Graph illustrating 0.12 percent Other 5,093 acres   0.1%
Graph illustrating 0.02 percent State of Idaho 915 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.

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.