Bear General Any Weapon Season

Unit 63A
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 63A
All of Unit 63A. Area Size: 207,126 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 63A

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Unit Harvest Boars Sows Fall Spring Bait Hounds Incidental Still Stalk
2015 63A
2014 63A 1 1 1
2013 63A
2011 63A 1 1 1 1
2009 63A
2008 63A
2007 63A
2006 63A
2005 63A
2004 63A
2003 63A
2002 63A
2001 63A
2000 63A
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 80.67 percent Private 167,090 acres   80.7%
Graph illustrating 14.37 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 29,760 acres   14.4%
Graph illustrating 2.46 percent State of Idaho 5,101 acres   2.5%
Graph illustrating 1.5 percent Other 3,116 acres   1.5%
Graph illustrating 0.5 percent State of Idaho 1,028 acres   0.5%
Graph illustrating 0.47 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 979 acres   0.5%
Graph illustrating 0.03 percent U.S. Corps of Engineers (COE) 53 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.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.