Elk Controlled Hunt Extra Antlerless Season

Hunt Area 63-1X
Elk Controlled Hunt 2256 50 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
  • Short-range Weapons ONLY in a portion of this hunt, see note for details.

Short-range weapons ONLY on Mud Lake WMA.

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 63-1X
That portion of Unit 63 north of State Highway 33, excluding the Camas National Wildlife Refuge which is closed; those portions of Units 59 and 59A that are within 1 mile north of State Highway 22. EXCEPTION: Short range weapons only on Mud Lake Wildlife Management Area. Area Size: 350,354 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 59 59A 63

Controlled Hunt Harvest Statistics

Year Hunt# Area Hunters Harvest Success% Days Antlered Antlerless %Spike %6+Pts
2017 2266 63-1X 28 2 9 222 2
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 2283 63-1X 1 327 50 15 30 0 0 50 50
2017 2266 63-1X 1 351 50 14 32 0 0 50 50
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 2283 63-1X 1 327 50 15 0 0 50 50
2017 2266 63-1X 1 349 50 14 2 0 0 50 50
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 44.77 percent Private 156,860 acres   44.8%
Graph illustrating 27.72 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 97,113 acres   27.7%
Graph illustrating 21.01 percent U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 73,597 acres   21%
Graph illustrating 3.13 percent State of Idaho 10,963 acres   3.1%
Graph illustrating 2.44 percent State of Idaho 8,549 acres   2.4%
Graph illustrating 0.69 percent Other 2,415 acres   0.7%
Graph illustrating 0.25 percent U.S. National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) 859 acres   0.2%

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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.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.