Bighorn Sheep Ram & PIW Eligibility Waiting Period

If an applicant successfully draws a Bighorn Sheep Ram or PIW (Partnership in Wildlife) tag and harvests the game, a waiting period of the next 10 open seasons applies. On the other hand, if the applicant draws the tag but does not harvest, a similar waiting period of not being able to apply for the next 10 open seasons is enforced.

Bighorn Sheep Ewe Eligibility Waiting Period

For those who draw a Bighorn Sheep Ewe tag, there is a waiting period of the next 2 open seasons, whether the applicant harvests or not.

Antlered Elk (Bull Elk) & PIW Waiting Period

Applicants who draw Antlered Elk (Bull Elk) or PIW tags and successfully harvest the game face a waiting period of the next 7 open seasons. Similarly, if the applicant does not harvest, the waiting period remains the same.

Elk Depredation Waiting Period

In the case of Elk Depredation tags, applicants are eligible to apply in the next open season, regardless of whether they successfully harvest or not.

Antlerless Elk (includes Management Hunts) Waiting Period

Applicants with Antlerless Elk tags, which include Management Hunts, can apply in the next open season, irrespective of their harvest status.

Spike Elk Waiting Period

For Spike Elk tags, successful hunters or those who do not harvest can both apply in the next open season without any waiting period.

Antelope - Horns Longer & PIW Waiting Period

If an applicant draws Antelope - Horns Longer or PIW tags and harvests, a waiting period of the next 3 open seasons is imposed. The same waiting period applies if the applicant does not harvest.

Antelope – Horns Shorter Waiting Period

Applicants with Antelope – Horns Shorter tags can apply in the next open season, whether they harvest or not, without any waiting period.

Mountain Goat Waiting Period

For Mountain Goat tags, whether the applicant successfully harvests or not, there is a waiting period of the next 10 open seasons.

Black Bear Waiting Period

Applicants who draw Black Bear tags and successfully harvest the game face a waiting period of the next 5 open seasons. If the applicant does not harvest, they can apply in the next open season.

Silver State Tags Waiting Period

For Silver State Tags, applicants can apply in the next open season, regardless of their harvest status.

Dream Tags Waiting Period

Similar to Silver State Tags, applicants with Dream Tags can apply in the next open season, whether they successfully harvest or not.

PIW - Partnership in Wildlife Hunts

For any inquiries related to Partnership in Wildlife Hunts or other licensing questions, please contact the customer support center at 1-855-542-6369.

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