The application period for this fall’s deer, elk, pronghorn, fall black bear and fall turkey controlled hunts starts Friday, May 1, and runs through June 5.
To apply for a controlled hunt, residents and nonresidents must have a valid 2015 Idaho hunting or combination license.
Hunters may apply at any Fish and Game office, license vendor, with a credit card by calling 1-800-554-8685; or online at http://fishandgame.idaho.gov. An additional fee is charged for telephone and Internet applications.
Drawing odds and harvest statistics for controlled hunts are posted on Fish and Game’s website at http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/public/licenses/controlledHunts/lookupOdds.cfm, and in the Idaho Hunt Planner, http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/ifwis/huntPlanner.