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Idaho bighorn sheep auction starts Jan. 8

Hunters interested in bidding for the ultimate bighorn sheep hunt can attend the Wild Sheep Foundation Banquet and Auction in Reno from Jan. 8-10, or bid online beginning Jan. 10 at 8 p.m. MDT.

Online bids will be taken at

This permit is valid for use in all open bighorn sheep hunt areas throughout Idaho, including Hunt Area 11, Hells Canyon.

Last year’s convention broke records, raising more than $3.5 million wildlife conservation initiatives. The money from Idaho’s tag goes towards research and management of bighorn sheep along the Salmon River and in Hells Canyon.


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