Elk Unit 78 - Wilson

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2015 Legal Description

Wilson Legal Description: Beginning where the Caribou- Targhee National Forest boundary crosses Wyoming Highway 22 at Teton Pass; northerly along said boundary to the Grand Teton National Park boundary; northerly and southerly along said boundary to U.S. Highway 191; southerly along said highway to its junction with Wyoming Highway 22; westerly along said highway to Teton Pass.

2015 Regulations

License TypeStartEndValid UnitsNotes
ArcheryTentativeArchery Season Not Yet Set
Limited 1Sep. 26TentativeAny Elk
Limited 6Aug. 15TentativeCow Or Calf Valid On Private Land; Access To Private Land Is Limited
Limited 7Aug. 15TentativeCow Or Calf, Archery Or Muzzle-loading Only, Valid On Private Land; Access To Private Land Is Limited

2015 Special Rules and Regulations

Section 4 - Archery SeasonYes
Section 5 - Disabled Hunter ExtensionYes
Section 6 - Youth Elk SeasonsYes
Section 7 - Feedground Special PermitYes
Section 8 - Special Regulations UnitNo

2015 Statistics

Available Limited LicensesLimited 1, Limited 6, Limited 7
General UnitNo
Cross Hunting Units
Unit Size71.84
Total Hunters190
Overall Success73.20%
Bulls Taken34
Total Percent Public Land34.57%
Percent BLM Lands1.09%
Percent National Forest Lands31.98%
Percent State Lands0.90%
Roads Per Sq Mile2.53
Elevation Range6,174 - 10,731
G&F Designated Poor AccessYes
CWD PresentNo

2013 Harvest Statistics

License TypeActive HuntersBullSpikeCowCalfTotalSuccessHunter DaysHarvest DaysLicense Sold
78 Wilson
Limited 137340003491.9%237748
Limited 6147009089866.7%9459.6173
Limited 7140070750%557.931
Pooled Total19034097813973.2%12378.9
Pooled Resident14625072410169.2%110210.9
Pooled Nonresident44902543886.4%1353.6

2014 Resident Draw Odds

Valid UnitsLicense TypeNameQuotaFirst ChoiceSecond ChoiceThird Choice
Limited 1Any Elk35232114
Limited 6Cow Or Calf Elk116111270
Limited 7Cow Or Calf Elk98680

2014 Nonresident Draw Odds

Valid UnitsLicense TypeNameQuotaFirst ChoiceSecond ChoiceThird Choice
Limited 1Any Elk15288
Limited 1 SpecialAny Elk12721
Limited 6Cow Or Calf Elk20720
Limited 7Cow Or Calf Elk16200

2014 Preference Points

License TypeDescriptionQuotaIssuedPreference PointsFirst ChoiceOdds
Limited 1Any Elk3181100%
Any Elk20<80100%
Any Elk2171100%
Any Elk10*<70100%
Any Elk126520%
Any Elk0<6490%
Limited 1 SpecialAny Elk3171100%
Any Elk20*<70100%
Any Elk246450%
Any Elk0<6270%
Most data represented in these tables are pulled directly from the Wyoming Game & Fish publicly available data. To view this data in raw form, visit the Wyoming Game & Fish Website.