Bear General Any Weapon Season

Unit 60A
Black Bear Tag Unlimited Tags

8/30/2019 - 10/31/2019

American Black Bear (Ursus americanus)
Either-sex Black Bear
No female black bear accompanied by young may be taken.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

  • Dogs Prohibited.

Dogs prohibited Oct. 1 - Oct. 31

Unit 60A
All of Unit 60A. Area Size: 589,065 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 60A

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Unit Harvest Boars Sows Fall Spring Bait Hounds Incidental Still Stalk
2015 60A
2014 60A
2013 60A
2012 60A 1 1 1 1
2011 60A 4 2 2 4 3
2009 60A 1 1 1 1
2008 60A
2007 60A
2006 60A
2005 60A
2004 60A
2003 60A
2002 60A
2001 60A
2000 60A
Source: Harvest Statistics Database compiled from Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

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.

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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 43.74 percent Private 257,672 acres   43.7%
Graph illustrating 34.88 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 205,468 acres   34.9%
Graph illustrating 15.52 percent State of Idaho 91,417 acres   15.5%
Graph illustrating 4.34 percent Other 25,545 acres   4.3%
Graph illustrating 1.43 percent State of Idaho 8,418 acres   1.4%
Graph illustrating 0.07 percent Other 437 acres   0.1%
Graph illustrating 0.01 percent U.S. National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) 68 acres   0%
Graph illustrating 0.01 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 41 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.