Back Downata

Landowner Notification Required. In order to access this property you must first contact the landowner.

Property Contact:
Carl Barnes
3717 E Back Downata Rd
Downey, ID 83234
Phone: (208)897-5775

Directions: From Downey, take the old Malad Highway. Turn on Cherry Creek Road, then onto Back Downata Road. House is the 1st on the right, fields are to the left in the draw below. Park near the haystack.

Description: Mixed fields of wheat and alfalfa
Private Land: 90 acres
Public Land: No public land is accessible.
Available: 10/1/2017 - 1/31/2018
Access: Landowner may limit numbers to prevent crowding.

Access Restrictions

  • Landowner notification required
  • Limited number of persons allowed
  • No vehicle use: foot or equestrian access only
  • No overnight camping
  • No open fires

This property is signed up in 2010 to respond to goose depredations in the area. Many other landowners in the area may be willing to allow goose hunters on grain fields, but they were not interested in the Access Yes program.

Hunting and Fishing Opportunities

  • Waterfowl
  • Primarily a spot to decoy in waterfowl. Limited pheasant and sharptail grouse opportunities are also available.

Follow links to view hunting opportunities on this property.