Elk Nonresident Tag Limits
Starting December 1 at 10 a.m. MST, a limited number of general and capped zone elk tags go on sale for nonresidents for 2021.
This page lists nonresident tag limits by Elk Zone for general season and capped zone elk tags.
Nonresident Tag Limits Effective December 1, 2020
General season deer and elk tags for nonresident hunters are now limited by GMU for deer or Elk Zone for elk.
Nonresident General Season Elk Limits
2021 Total Elk Tags
|Zone Elk A & B Tag||12,815||12,815|
Last updated: Tag count last updated November 20, 2020
Note: Nonresident lifetime hunting/combination license holders must purchase resident capped zone elk tags during the resident sale period.
These tag counts are NOT updated in real-time.
Nonresident Elk Tag Limits and Caps
This table combines the existing capped elk zones AND the new limited elk zones to simplify finding the amount of tags per elk zone and tag type. The new limits do not apply to capped elk zones.
The limited elk zones include nonresident non-outfitted and nonresident outfitted tags
Nonresident General Tag Limits
- Nonresident Licenses, Tags, and Permits
- Nonresident License and Tag Refund Information
- Returned Sold-Out Tags
GMUs and Elk Zones
- Map: Idaho Game Management Units and Elk Zones - [PDF 2.2MB]
- Interactive Map: Find a GMU or Elk Zone