White Mountain Apache Tribe
GAME & FISH DEPARTMENT
October 7 through October 21, 2018.
LEGAL ELK/BAG LIMIT:
A legal ‘Raghorn Bull’ is a bull elk having no broken points or antler beams that displays a maximum of four (4) points on either antler beam. The end or terminating tip, of the main antler beam is counted as one (1) of the maximum four (4) points. One (1) ’Raghorn Bull’ per tag.
NUMBER OF PERMITS: 30.
PERMIT COST/ Application fee: $600.00/$5.00.
West End Archery Elk – Raghorn tags will be issued by Special Draw (refer to Section A1.D2.). Official draw applications will be available beginning July 31, 2018 at the Game & Fish Office in Whiteriver, on-line, by mail, or fax. The application deadline is close of business August 17, 2018. Applications must be mailed or hand delivered to the Tribal Game & Fish office in Whiteriver and be post marked on or before August 17, 2018 with corresponding application fees being paid at the time of application.
LEGAL TAKING DEVICE:
Any legal bow & arrow as described in R1.B. ALSO REFER TO SECTION R3.Q.
UNITS OPEN TO HUNTING:
Units 9 and 11. Maps of the hunting area will be available at the Game & Fish office in Whiteriver.
ALL HUNTERS MUST PRESENT PROOF OF HAVING SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED AN APPROVED BASIC HUNTER SAFETY COURSE AT APPLICATION.
PERSONS ENTERING THE RODEO/CHEDISKI BURN AREA FOR THE PURPOSE OF HUNTING DO SO AT THEIR OWN RISK. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT PERSONS HUNTING THIS AREA UTILIZE THE HIGHEST POSSIBLE GROUND FOR INGRESS, EGRESS AND PARKING. DUE TO THE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING, PERSONS ENTERING THIS AREA FOR THE PURPOSE OF HUNTING SHOULD CONSTANTLY BE AWARE OF CURRENT AND POTENTIAL WEATHER CONDITIONS AND PLAN THEIR TRAVEL ROUTES ACCORDINGLY. THE TRIBAL GAME & FISH DEPARTMENT AND THE WHITE MOUNTAIN APACHE TRIBE ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PROPERTY LOSS, DAMAGE OR BODILY HARM INCURRED IN THIS AREA.
Valid West End Archery Raghorn Elk tag holders may also purchase a Mountain Lion Depredation Combination Permit. See section G8.B for more details.
WEST END ARCHERY RAGHORN ELK HUNT