Elk Hunting

2020 Elk Hunting Seasons

Learn more in the Big Game Hunting Digest.

Hunt Code Hunt Name Tag Allocations Season Dates
484 Cache Creek Period 1 apprentice bull (Tule) 1 Oct 10–25
472 Fort Hunter Liggett apprentice bull (Tule) 1 Dec 22–Jan 3
471 Fort Hunter Liggett apprentice antlerless (Tule) 1 Dec 22–Jan 3
466 Grizzly Island Period 1 apprentice antlerless (Tule) 2 Aug 11–14
469 Grizzly Island Period 2 apprentice spike bull (Tule) 2 Aug 13–16
464 La Panza Period 1 apprentice antlerless (Tule) 1 Oct 10–Nov 1
408 Marble Mountain apprentice either-sex (Roosevelt) 4 Sept 9–20
409 Northeastern CA apprentice either-sex (Rocky Mountain) 2 Sept 16–27
450 Fort Hunter Liggett archery only antlerless (Tule) 8 Nov 7–15
449 Fort Hunter Liggett archery only either-sex (Tule) 6 July 25–Aug 2
337 Lone Pine Period 1 archery only antlerless (Tule) 1 Sept 12–27
411 Northeastern CA archery only either-sex (Rocky Mountain) 10 Sept 2–13
422 Owens Valley Multiple Zone Archery only bull (Tule) 3 Aug 8–16
303 Marble Mountains Muzzleloader/Archery either-sex (Roosevelt) 10 Oct 31–Nov 8
367 Independence Period 1 Muzzleloader bull (Tule) 1 Sept 12–27
301 Marble Mountain antlerless (Roosevelt) 8 Sept 9–20
302 Marble Mountain bull (Roosevelt) 34 Sept 9–20
374 Northwestern CA antlerless (Roosevelt) 15 Sept 2–24
355 Northwestern CA bull (Roosevelt) 3 Sept 2–24
483 Northwestern CA either-sex (Roosevelt) 3 Sept 2–24
401 Siskiyou antlerless (Roosevelt) 20 Sept 9–20
300 Siskiyou bull (Roosevelt) 20 Sept 9–20
328 Mendocino bull (Roosevelt/Tule) 2 Sept 23–Oct 4
304 Northeastern CA antlerless (Rocky Mountain) 10 Nov 11–22
305 Northeastern CA bull (Rocky Mountain) 15 Sept 16–27
329 Bear Valley antlerless (Tule) 1 Oct 10–18
330 Bear Valley bull (Tule) 2 Oct 10–18
406 Cache Creek Period 1 bull (Tule) 2 Oct 10–25
416 Cache Creek Period 1 antlerless (Tule) 2 Oct 17–Nov 1
463 East Park Reservoir antlerless (Tule) 2 Sept 5–Oct 1
461 East Park Reservoir bull (Tule) 2 Sept 5–Oct 1
448 Fort Hunter Liggett Period 2 antlerless (Tule) 6 Nov 25–Dec 3
447 Fort Hunter Liggett Period 3 bull (Tule) 8 Dec 22–Jan 3
373 Goodale Period 1 bull (Tule) 1 Sept 12–27
365 Goodale Period 2 antlerless (Tule) 1 Oct 3–11
366 Goodale Period 3 antlerless (Tule) 1 Oct 17–25
433 Grizzly Island Period 1 antlerless (Tule) 2 Aug 11–14
437 Grizzly Island Period 2 spike bull (Tule) 2 Aug 13–16
357 Grizzly Island Period 8 spike bull (Tule) 6 Sept 3–6
358 Grizzly Island Period 9 antlerless (Tule) 4 Sept 8–11
359 Grizzly Island Period 10 bull (Tule) 3 Sept 10–13
360 Grizzly Island Period 11 antlerless (Tule) 4 Sept 15–18
362 Grizzly Island Period 12 bull (Tule) 3 Sept 17–20
363 Grizzly Island Period 13 antlerless (Tule) 4 Sept 22–25
368 Independence Period 2 antlerless (Tule) 1 Oct 3–11
369 Independence Period 2 bull (Tule) 1 Oct 3–11
370 Independence Period 3 antlerless (Tule) 1 Oct 17–25
371 Independence Period 3 bull (Tule) 1 Oct 17–25
417 La Panza Period 1 antlerless (Tule) 5 Oct 10–Nov 1
419 La Panza Period 1 bull (Tule) 6 Oct 10–Nov 1
418 La Panza Period 2 antlerless (Tule) 6 Nov 14–Dec 6
420 La Panza Period 2 bull (Tule) 6 Nov 14–Dec 6
331 Lake Pillsbury Period 1 antlerless (Tule) 4 Sept 9–18
332 Lake Pillsbury Period 2 bull (Tule) 2 Sept 28–Oct 7
486 Lone Pine Period 2 bull (Tule) 1 Oct 3–11
497 San Luis Reservoir either-sex (Tule) 5 Oct 3–25
315 West Tinemaha Period 1 bull (Tule) 1 Sept 12–27
323 Whitney Period 2 bull (Tule) 1 Oct 3–11
324 Whitney Period 3 antlerless (Tule) 1 Oct 17–25  
  Total 281  

Hunting Regulations

Mammal Hunting

Regulations for taking big and small game mammals, furbearers and nongame

 

Mammal Regulations cover - open web page in new window

link opens in new tab or window2020-2021 Mammal Hunting BOOKLET (PDF)
includes regulations for

  • hunting small and big game mammals
  • trapping furbearers (fox, badger, beaver and raccoon, etc.)
  • hunting nongame animals (bobcat, coyote, weasel, etc.)

link opens in new tab or windowMammal Hunting Regulations (HTML)

Effective July 2020

 

Hunting Licenses and Tags