Elk Controlled Hunt Extra Antlerless Season

Hunt Area 45X
Elk Controlled Hunt 2253 100 Tags

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

1/1/2020 - 2/15/2020

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
  • Very limited access due to few roads, and private property. Only a portion of the unit is open to hunting

This is a 2020 hunt. Hunters may apply for this hunt during the 2019 application year. Hunters must purchase a 2020 hunting license before they may pick up a tag. Hunting licenses for 2020 will go on sale December 1, 2019.

Hunt Area 45X
All of Unit 45. Area Size: 831,835 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 45

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
2019 2253 45X 1 526 100 19 70 0 0 100 100
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
2019 2253 45X 1 516 99 19 10 1 10 100 100
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

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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 57.32 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 476,834 acres   57.3%
Graph illustrating 35.81 percent Private 297,912 acres   35.8%
Graph illustrating 5.5 percent State of Idaho 45,790 acres   5.5%
Graph illustrating 0.76 percent State of Idaho 6,323 acres   0.8%
Graph illustrating 0.29 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 2,391 acres   0.3%
Graph illustrating 0.19 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 1,570 acres   0.2%
Graph illustrating 0.08 percent Other 681 acres   0.1%
Graph illustrating 0.02 percent State of Idaho 184 acres   0%
Graph illustrating 0.02 percent Other 150 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.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.