Bear General Any Weapon Season

Portion of Unit 61
Black Bear Tag Unlimited Tags

6/16/2019 - 7/31/2019

American Black Bear (Ursus americanus)
Either-sex Black Bear
No female black bear accompanied by young may be taken.
Dog Training
Dogs may be used for training purposes ONLY.


Grizzly Bear Caution!
Grizzlies may be found in all or parts of this area. Be prepared. Hunting in grizzly bear country can be very safe and rewarding. Visit our Grizzly Bear Page to learn more.

West of Howard Creek in Clark County ONLY. Caution Grizzly Bears may be encountered.

Portion of Unit 61
That portion of Unit 61 west of Howard Creek in Clark County. Area Size: 194,739 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 61

Resident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Bear Tag
  • Jr./Sr./DAV Bear Tag
  • Hound Hunter Permit*
  • Bear Bait Permit*
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Junior Mentored Bear Tag
  • Adult Bear Tag
  • Bear Bait Permit*
  • Hound Hunter Permit*
  • 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 63 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 122,676 acres   63%
Graph illustrating 23.4 percent Private 45,560 acres   23.4%
Graph illustrating 7.38 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 14,376 acres   7.4%
Graph illustrating 6.11 percent State of Idaho 11,896 acres   6.1%

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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.