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Idaho Game Management Unit 3 wildlife

  • ID:3
  • State:ID
  • Species:wildlife
  • Area:1,893 square miles
  • Elevation:4,800 ft - 10,400 ft
  • Public Lands:1,131 square miles
  • Percent Public Lands:60%
  • Campgrounds:15
  • Fishing Access Sites:1
  • Trailheads:18
  • Recent Forest Fire Activity:147 acres
  • National Forests:Beaverhead National Forest, Gallatin National Forest, Targhee National Forest
  • Lat-Long:44.229896, -111.481861

Area 3 regulates hunting opportunities for wildlife in Idaho and covers 1,893 square miles. Public lands comprise 1,131 square miles (60%) of the total land covered by this game management unit. The greater region is best serviced by Chester, St. Anthony, and Ashton. The elevation of the region ranges from a low of 4,800 feet to a high of 10,400 feet above sea level. Wildfires have burned nearly 147 acres here in the last two years, providing opportunities for new vegetation and attracting a variety of wildlife. This area contains 15 campgrounds, and 1 public fishing access sites. There are 18 trailheads that provide public gateways to these forested and wilderness areas: Beaverhead National Forest, Gallatin National Forest, Targhee National Forest, Sand Mountain Wilderness Study Area.

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