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Idaho Game Management Unit Tex Creek Elk

  • ID:Tex Creek
  • State:ID
  • Species:Elk
  • Area:1,797 square miles
  • Elevation:4,500 ft - 9,800 ft
  • Public Lands:677 square miles
  • Percent Public Lands:38%
  • Block Management Walk-ins:22
  • Campgrounds:5
  • Fishing Access Sites:1
  • Trailheads:12
  • Recent Forest Fire Activity:52,771 acres
  • National Forests:Caribou National Forest, Targhee National Forest
  • Lat-Long:43.272351, -111.750598

The Tex Creek zone regulates hunting opportunities for elk in Idaho and covers 1,797 square miles. Public lands comprise 677 square miles (38%) of the total land covered by this game management unit. The greater region is best serviced by Idaho Falls. The elevation of the region ranges from a low of 4,500 feet to a high of 9,800 feet above sea level. Wildfires have burned nearly 52,771 acres here in the last two years, providing opportunities for new vegetation and attracting a variety of wildlife. This area contains 5 campgrounds, and 1 public fishing access sites. There are 12 trailheads that provide public gateways to these forested and wilderness areas: Caribou National Forest, Targhee National Forest, South Fork Snake River Islands Wilderness Study Area. Additionally, 22 sites are open to the public for access to managed private lands.

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