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Hunting

Deer Hunting Seasons

Regular Deer Tag - General Any Weapon Seasons

Unit(s)

Antlered

Antlerless

Notes

1, 2, 3, 4A, 5, 6

Oct 10 - Dec 1

(White-tailed deer only)

Oct 10 - Dec 1

(White-tailed deer only)

See note 1

Nov 1 - Nov 14

(White-tailed deer or

Mule deer)

4, 7, 9

Oct 10 - Oct 31

(White-tailed deer only)

Oct 10 - Nov 9

(White-tailed deer only)

Nov 1 - Nov 9

(White-tailed deer or

Mule deer)

8, 8A, 10, 10A,

12, 15, 16

Oct 10 - Nov 3

Oct 10 - Nov 3

Second RES-NONRES deer tag

may not be used in Units 10, 10A & 12

11, 11A

Oct 10 - Nov 3

(White-tailed deer only)

Oct 10 - Nov 3

(White-tailed deer only)

Attention: Use of the Regular Deer Tag will be eliminated in these units beginning in the 2022 hunting season

13, 14, 18

Oct 10 - Nov 3

(White-tailed deer only)

Oct 10 - Nov 3

(White-tailed deer only)

Attention: Use of the Regular Deer Tag will be eliminated in these units beginning in the 2022 hunting season

16A, 17, 19, 20

Sep 15 -Nov 18

Sep 15 -Nov 18

Second RES-NONRES deer tag

may not be used in Units 16A, 17, 19 & 20

19A, 23, 25

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

(Youth hunt only)

20A, 26, 27

Sep 15 - Oct 31

None

21, 21A,

28, 29, 30, 36,

36A, 36B, 37A

Oct 10 - Oct 24

Oct 10 - Oct 31

(Youth hunt only on

Private land only)

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies in Units 29, 30,

36A, & 37A

22

Oct 10 - Oct 24

(2-point deer only)

Oct 10 - Oct 24

(White-tailed deer only)

Oct 10 - Oct 16

(Youth hunt only)

24

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

(Youth hunt only)

See note 3

30A

None

Oct 10 - Oct 31

(Youth hunt only on

Private land only)

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies

32

Oct 10 - Oct 24

Oct 10 - Oct 24

(White-tailed deer only)

See notes 2 & 4

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies in

Units 32 & 32A

Oct 10 - Oct 16

(Youth hunt only)

31, 32A

Oct 10 - Oct 24

Oct 10 - Oct 24

(White-tailed deer only)

See notes 2 & 4

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies in

Units 32 & 32A

33, 34, 35

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

(White-tailed deer only)

37

Oct 10 - Oct 24

Oct 10 - Oct 31

(Youth hunt only on

Private land only)

See note 2,

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies

39, 43

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

(Youth hunt only)

40, 41, 42

Oct 10 - Oct 24

(2-point deer only)

None

See note 2

46

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

(Youth hunt only)

See notes 2 & 4

48, 49

Oct 10 - Oct 31

None

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies in Unit 49

50, 51, 56,

58, 59, 59A,

66, 66A, 69,

72, 75, 76, 77

Oct 10 - Oct 24

None

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies

52A

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

(Youth hunt only)

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies

60, 61, 62, 62A,

64, 65

Oct 10 - Oct 24

None

See note 2

60A

Oct 10 - Oct 24

None

See note 5

67

Oct 10 - Oct 24

None

See note 6

68, 71, 73A, 74

Oct 10 - Oct 24

None

Notes:

  1. Unit 13 has very limited access because of few roads and private property.
  2. Short range weapons only on C.J. Strike, Chester Wetlands, Payette River, and Montour Wildlife Management Areas, and Pahsimeroi Access Area.
  3. Short range weapons only in that portion of Unit 24 within the following boundary: Beginning in McCall at the junction of State Highway 55 and Boydstun Street, then south on Boydstun Street to West Valley Road, then west and south along West Valley Road and West Mountain Road to Cabarton Road, then north on Cabarton Road to State Highway 55, then north on State Highway 55 to Farm-To-Market Road, then north on Farm-To-Market Road to Elo Road, then west on Elo Road to State Highway 55, then north on State Highway 55 to the point of beginning.
  4. Short range weapons only on the islands in the Snake River.
  5. Short range weapons only in that portion of Unit 60A south and east of the North (Henrys) Fork Snake River, and that portion within 1 mile north and west of the North Fork Snake River.
  6. Short range weapons only in that portion of Unit 67 south and west of State Highway 26.

Regular Deer Tag - General Archery Only Seasons - Archery Permit Required

Unit(s)

Antlered

Antlerless

Notes

1, 3, 4, 4A, 5, 6,

7, 9

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Aug 30 - Sep 30

(White-tailed deer only)

Dec 10 - Dec 24

Dec 10 - Dec 24

(White-tailed deer only)

2

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Aug 30 - Sep 30

(White-tailed deer only)

See note 1

Nov 1 - Dec 1

Nov 1 - Dec 1

(White-tailed deer only)

See note 2

Dec 10 - Dec 24

Dec 10 - Dec 24

(White-tailed deer only)

See note 1

8, 8A, 15, 19A,

21, 21A, 23, 24,

25, 31, 33, 34,

35, 36, 36B, 43,

46, 48, 57

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Aug 30 - Sep 30

10, 10A, 12

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Second RES-NONRES deer tag

may not be used in Units 10, 10A & 12

22

Aug 30 - Sep 30

(2-point deer only)

Aug 30 - Sep 30

28

Dec 1 - Dec 31

Dec 1 - Dec 31

29, 30, 30A, 32,

32A, 36A, 37,

37A, 47, 49,

52A, 56

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies

38

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Aug 30 - Sep 30

See note 3

39

Nov 10 - Nov 30

Nov 10 - Nov 30

Portion of Unit closed, See notes 4 & 5

40, 41, 42

Aug 30 - Sep 30

(2-point deer only)

Aug 30 - Sep 30

50, 51, 58, 59,

59A, 66A, 72,

73, 75, 76, 77, 78

Aug 30 - Sep 30

None

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies

55

Nov 16 - Dec 10

Nov 16 - Dec 10

60, 61, 62A, 63,

68, 71, 73A, 74

Aug 30 - Sep 30

None

60A, 62,

64, 65, 66,

67, 69

Aug 30 - Sep 30

None

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies in

Units 66 & 69

Nov 20 - Dec 19

(White-tailed deer only)

Nov 20 - Dec 19

(White-tailed deer only)

Regular Deer Tag - General Muzzleloader Only Seasons - Muzzleloader Permit Required

Unit(s)

Antlered

Antlerless

Notes

4, 7, 9

Nov 10 - Nov 14

(White-tailed deer or

Mule deer)

Nov 10 - Dec 1

(White-tailed deer only)

Nov 15 - Dec 1

(White-tailed deer only)

39

None

Sep 8 - Sep 30

Regular Deer Tag - General Deer Short Range Weapon Seasons

Unit(s)

Antlered

Antlerless

Notes

38

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Nov 24

Very limited access, See note 3

53

Aug 30 - Nov 6

Aug 30 - Nov 6

Attention: Portion of Unit only, See note 6,

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies

63

Oct 10 - Oct 24

None

Notes:

  1. Farragut State Park and Farragut Wildlife Management Area are closed.
  2. Farragut State Park and Farragut Wildlife Management Area only.
  3. That portion of Unit 38 within the Lake Lowell Sector of the Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge is controlled hunt only.
  4. Archers caution: An “any weapon” antlered elk hunt will be open at the same time in this unit.
  5. Area Closure: That portion of Unit 39 within Ada County, and that portion of Unit 39 within the following boundary:

    Beginning at the intersection of State Highway 21 and the Middle Fork Boise River Road (Forest Road 268), east on Forest Road 268 to Cottonwood Creek-Thorn Creek Road (Forest Road 377), to South Fork of Thorn Creek to confluence of Thorn Creek, north and west on Thorn Creek to the confluence with Mores Creek, south and west along the center of Mores Creek including in the Mores Creek arm of Lucky Peak Reservoir to Highway 21 to the point of beginning is closed.

  6. That portion of Unit 53 west of U.S. Highway 93 and that portion of Unit 45 south of Interstate 84. Due to routing changes made to U.S. Highway 93, the eastern boundary for Unit 53 short range weapons hunt is: Beginning at the junction of U.S. Highway 93 and U.S. Highway 30 (east of Filer), north along Hwy 93 turning east at the junction of Poleline Road, continuing east to Blue Lakes Blvd, then north across the Perrine Bridge following U.S. Highway 93 to U.S. Highway 26 in Shoshone. The rest of Units 45 and 53 are controlled hunts only.

White-tailed Deer - General Any Weapon Seasons

Unit(s)

Antlered

Antlerless

Notes

1, 2, 3, 4A, 5, 6

Oct 10 - Dec 1

Oct 10 - Dec 1

See note 1

4, 7, 9

Oct 10 - Nov 9

Oct 10 - Nov 9

8, 8A, 11, 11A

Oct 10 - Dec 1

Oct 10 - Dec 1

10, 10A, 12

Oct 10 - Nov 20

Oct 10 - Nov 20

Second RES-NONRES white-tailed deer tag may not be used in Units 10, 10A & 12

13

Oct 10 - Nov 3

Oct 10 - Nov 3

Very limited access, See note 2

14, 15, 16, 18

Oct 10 - Nov 20

Oct 10 - Nov 20

16A, 17, 19, 20

Sep 15- Nov 18

Sep 15 - Nov 18

Second RES-NONRES white-tailed deer tag may not be used in Units 16A, 17, 19 & 20

19A, 23

Oct 10 - Nov 20

Oct 10 - Oct 31

20A, 26, 27

Sep 15 - Nov 18

Sep 15 - Nov 18

21, 21A, 28,

36B

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

(Youth hunt only on

Private land only)

Very limited access

29, 30, 30A,

36A, 37, 37A

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

(Youth hunt only on

Private land only)

Very limited access, See note 3

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies

22, 25, 39, 43

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

24

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

See note 4

31, 32, 32A

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

See notes 3 & 5,

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies in

Units 32 & 32A

33, 34, 35

Oct 10 - Nov 8

Oct 10 - Nov 8

40, 41

Oct 10 - Oct 24

(2-point deer only)

None

See note 3

46

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

See notes 3 & 5

50, 51,

58, 59, 59A

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies

Nov 10 - Dec 9

Nov 10 - Dec 9

62, 64, 65

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

60A

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

See note 6

60, 61, 62A

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

See note 3

Nov 10 - Dec 9

Nov 10 - Dec 9

66, 69

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies

67

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

See note 7

Notes:

  1. Farragut State Park and Farragut Wildlife Management Area are closed.
  2. Unit 13 has very limited access because of few roads and private property.
  3. Short range weapons only on C.J. Strike, Chester Wetlands, Payette River, and Montour Wildlife Management Areas, and Pahsimeroi Access Area.
  4. Short range weapons only in that portion of Unit 24 within the following boundary: Beginning in McCall at the junction of State Highway 55 and Boydstun Street, then south on Boydstun Street to West Valley Road, then west and south along West Valley Road and West Mountain Road to Cabarton Road, then north on Cabarton Road to State Highway 55, then north on State Highway 55 to Farm-To-Market Road, then north on Farm-To-Market Road to Elo Road, then west on Elo Road to State Highway 55, then north on State Highway 55 to the point of beginning.
  5. Short range weapons only on the islands in the Snake River.
  6. Short range weapons only in that portion of Unit 60A south and east of the North (Henrys) Fork Snake River, and that portion within 1 mile north and west of the North Fork Snake River.
  7. Short range weapons only in that portion of Unit 67 south and west of State Highway 26.

White-tailed Deer Tag - General Archery Only Seasons - Archery Permit Required

Unit(s)

Antlered

Antlerless

Notes

1, 3, 4, 4A, 5, 6,

7, 9

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Dec 10 - Dec 24

Dec 10 - Dec 24

2

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Aug 30 - Sep 30

See note 1

Nov 1 - Dec 1

Nov 1 - Dec 1

See note 2

Dec 10 - Dec 24

Dec 10 - Dec 24

See note 1

8, 8A, 11A, 19A,

21, 21A, 22, 23,

24, 25, 31, 33,

34, 35, 36B, 43,

46, 60, 61, 62A

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Aug 30 - Sep 30

10, 10A, 12

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Second RES-NONRES white-tailed deer tag may not be used in Units 10, 10A & 12

15

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Dec 5 - Dec 20

Dec 5 - Dec 20

28

Dec 1 - Dec 31

Dec 1 - Dec 31

Very limited access

29, 30, 30A, 32,

32A, 36A, 37,

37A, 50, 51, 58,

59, 59A

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies

38

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Aug 30 - Sep 30

See note 3

39

Nov 10 - Nov 30

Nov 10 - Nov 30

See notes 4 & 5, Portion of Unit closed

40, 41

Aug 30 - Sep 30

(2-point deer only)

Aug 30 - Sep 30

60A, 62, 63,

63A, 64, 65,

66, 67, 69

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Aug 30 - Sep 30

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies in

Units 66 & 69

Nov 1 - Dec 19

Nov 1 - Dec 19

Notes:

  1. Farragut State Park and Farragut Wildlife Management Area are closed.
  2. Farragut State Park and Farragut Wildlife Management Area only.
  3. That portion of Unit 38 within the Lake Lowell Sector of the Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge is controlled hunt only.
  4. Archers caution: An “any weapon” hunt will be open at the same time in this unit.
  5. Area Closure: That portion of Unit 39 within Ada County, and that portion of Unit 39 within the following boundary: Beginning at the intersection of State Highway 21 and the Middle Fork Boise River Road (Forest Road 268), east on Forest Road 268 to Cottonwood Creek/Thorn Creek Road (Forest Road 377), to South Fork of Thorn Creek to confluence of Thorn Creek, north and west on Thorn Creek to the confluence with Mores Creek, south and west along the center of Mores Creek including in the Mores Creek arm of Lucky Peak Reservoir to Highway 21 to the point of beginning is closed.

White-tailed Deer - General Muzzleloader Only Seasons - Muzzleloader Permit Required

Unit(s)

Antlered

Antlerless

Notes

4, 7, 9

Nov 10 - Dec 1

Nov 10 - Dec 1

8A

None

Dec 2 - Dec 14

10A

None

Nov 21 - Dec 1

Second RES-NONRES white-tailed deer tag

may not be used in Unit 10A

16

Nov 21 - Dec 9

Nov 21 - Dec 9

White-tailed Deer Tag - Short Range Weapon Seasons

Unit(s)

Antlered

Antlerless

Notes

21, 21A, 28, 29,

30, 30A, 36A,

36B, 37, 37A

Nov 10 - Dec 9

Nov 10 - Dec 31

Very limited access,

Motorized Hunting Rule Applies in Units 29, 30, 30A,

36A, 37 & 37A

24

Nov 1 - Nov 20

None

38

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Nov 24

See note 1

63

Oct 10 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 31

(Youth hunt only)

63A

Oct 21 - Oct 31

Oct 10 - Oct 20

Notes:

1. Short range weapons only. Except that portion of Unit 38 within the Lake Lowell Sector of the Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge is controlled hunt only.