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Idaho Game Management Unit 48 1 Elk

  • ID:48-1
  • State:ID
  • Species:Elk
  • Area:328 square miles
  • Elevation:5,800 ft - 11,600 ft
  • Public Lands:323 square miles
  • Percent Public Lands:99%
  • Campgrounds:8
  • Fishing Access Sites:0
  • Trailheads:10
  • National Forests:Challis National Forest, Sawtooth National Forest
  • Lat-Long:43.774523, -114.506724

Area 48-1 regulates hunting opportunities for elk in Idaho and covers 328 square miles. Public lands comprise 323 square miles (99%) of the total land covered by this game management unit. The greater region is best serviced by Galena, Ketchum, and Sun Valley. The elevation of the region ranges from a low of 5,800 feet to a high of 11,600 feet above sea level. There are 10 trailheads that provide public gateways to these forested and wilderness areas: Challis National Forest, Sawtooth National Forest, Sawtooth Wilderness Study Area.

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