Elk Hunting

2021 Elk Hunting Seasons

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Hunt Type Elk Type Hunt Name Hunt Code 2021 Tag Quota 2021 Hunt Dates
Apprentice Rocky Mountain Northeastern California either-sex 409 2 Sept 15–26
Apprentice Roosevelt Marble Mountains either-sex 408 4 Sept 8–19
Apprentice Tule Cache Creek Period 1 bull 484 1 Oct 9–Oct 24
Apprentice Tule Fort Hunter Liggett antlerless 471 1 Dec 21–Jan 2
Apprentice Tule Fort Hunter Liggett bull 472 1 Dec 21–Jan 2
Apprentice Tule Grizzly Island Period 1 antlerless 466 2 Aug 17–20
Apprentice Tule Grizzly Island Period 2 spike bull 469 2 Aug 19–22
Apprentice Tule La Panza antlerless 464 1 Oct 9–31
Archery Rocky Mountain Northeastern CA either-sex 411 10 Sept 1–12
Archery Tule Fort Hunter Liggett only antlerless 450 8 Nov 6–14
Archery Tule Fort Hunter Liggett only either-sex 449 6 July 31–Aug 8
Archery Tule Lone Pine Period 1 antlerless 337 1 Sept 11–26
Archery Tule Owens Valley Multiple Zone bull 422 3 Aug 14–22
General Rocky Mountain Marble Mountain antlerless 301 8 Sept 8–19
General Rocky Mountain Marble Mountain bull 302 34 Sept 8–19
General Rocky Mountain Northeastern CA antlerless 304 10 Nov 10–21
General Rocky Mountain Northeastern CA bull 305 15 Sept 15–26
General Roosevelt Northwestern California antlerless 374 15 Sept 1–23
General Roosevelt Northwestern California bull 355 3 Sept 1–23
General Roosevelt Northwestern California either-sex 483 3 Sept 1–23
General Roosevelt Siskiyou antlerless 401 20 Sept 8–19
General Roosevelt Siskiyou bull 300 20 Sept 8–19
General Roosevelt/Tule Mendocino bull 328 2 Sept 22–Oct 3
General Tule Bear Valley antlerless 329 1 Oct 9–17
General Tule Bear Valley bull 330 2 Oct 9–17
General Tule Cache Creek Period 1 bull 406 2 Oct 9–24
General Tule Cache Creek Period 2 antlerless 416 2 Oct 16–Oct 31
General Tule East Park Reservoir antlerless 463 2 Sept 4–30
General Tule East Park Reservoir bull 461 2 Sept 4–30
General Tule Fort Hunter Liggett Period 2 antlerless 448 6 Nov 24–Dec 2
General Tule Fort Hunter Liggett Period 3 bull 447 8 Dec 21–Jan 2
General Tule Goodale period 1 bull 373 1 Sept 11–26
General Tule Goodale Period 2 antlerless 365 1 Oct 2–10
General Tule Goodale Period 3 antlerless 366 1 Oct 16–24
General Tule Grizzly Island Period 1 antlerless 433 2 Aug 17–20
General Tule Grizzly Island Period 10 bull 359 3 Sept 16–19
General Tule Grizzly Island Period 11 antlerless 360 4 Sept 21–24
General Tule Grizzly Island Period 12 bull 362 3 Sept 23–26
General Tule Grizzly Island Period 13 antlerless 363 4 Sept 28–Oct 1
General Tule Grizzly Island Period 2 spike bull 437 2 Aug 19–22
General Tule Grizzly Island Period 8 spike bull 357 6 Sept 9–12
General Tule Grizzly Island Period 9 antlerless 358 4 Sept 14–17
General Tule Independence Period 2 antlerless 368 1 Oct 2–10
General Tule Independence Period 2 bull 369 1 Oct 2–10
General Tule Independence Period 3 antlerless 370 1 Oct 16–24
General Tule Independence Period 3 bull 371 1 Oct 16–24
General Tule La Panza Period 1 antlerless 417 5 Oct 9–31
General Tule La Panza Period 1 bull 419 6 Oct 9–31
General Tule La Panza Period 2 antlerless 418 6 Nov 13–Dec 5
General Tule La Panza Period 2 bull 420 6 Nov 13–Dec 5
General Tule Lake Pillsbury Period 1 antlerless 331 4 Sept 8–17
General Tule Lake Pillsbury Period 2 bull 332 2 Sept 27–Oct 6
General Tule Lone Pine Period 2 bull 486 1 Oct 2–10
General Tule San Luis Reservoir either-sex 497 5 Oct 2–24
General Tule West Tinemaha Period 1 bull 315 1 Sept 11–26
General Tule Whitney Period 2 bull 323 1 Oct 2–10
General Tule Whitney Period 3 antlerless 324 1 Oct 16–24
Muzzleloader Rocky Mountain Independence Period 1 bull 367 1 Sept 11–26
Muzzleloader or Archery Roosevelt Marble Mountains either-sex 303 10 Oct 30–Nov 7
        Total:
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