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.

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Nonresident General Season Elk Limits


2021 Total Elk Tags

  Quota Available
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

Sawtooth Elk Zone Tags

The Sawtooth Zone elk tags sale date has changed to December 1, 2020 at 10am MT.

  • Sawtooth Zone - A Tag
  • Sawtooth Zone - B Tag

There are several changes affecting nonresidents this Fall.
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Purchase Options

Nonresident General Tag Limits

Licensing Information

GMUs and Elk Zones

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