August 9, 2012

Enter now for second controlled hunt drawing

By Niels Nokkentved, IDFG

   Didn't draw in the first round? It's not too late to apply for the second controlled hunt drawing for unclaimed tags.

   The application period for the second drawing for deer, elk and pronghorn hunts runs from Aug. 5 through 15. The application fee is $6.25 for residents and $14.75 for non-residents for each species.

   The drawing will be Aug. 20. Any left over tags will go on sale Aug. 25.

   For a list of available leftover tags go online to

   Hunters can apply for the drawing at any license vender in the state, online at or by calling 1-800-554-8685.