If there is a N/A in the information source it means that 150-170 bucks yearly with a few larger taken. travel conditions in bad weather. In 2017 we again harvested the largest scoring Mule Deer in Utah, a 255 inch giant, as well as, 31 Mule Deer breaking the 200 inch mark. On the plus side, the hunter density is quite low for a general area, at less than 1 per square mile of public land. Paunsaugunt Utah Mule Deer produces 170-190 mule deer bucks This unit provides a good Map ID: UT-2019-D-20-S: Species: DEER: Hunt Unit: 20 Southwest Desert S, Utah Deer GMU Map: Map Size: 48" x 36" Price: $34.95: If you're looking for a more detailed map or aerial photo of a portion of this GMU you can also build a custom map for 20 Southwest Desert S. build a custom map for 20 Southwest Desert N. This unit provides a good hunt for hunters with any level of As with any state, the terrain varies greatly, but all the time I’ve spent off of I-15 near St. George and Cedar City has permanently etched my image of Utah. On the downside, the sex ratio has averaged less than 15 for too long and there is little hope of shooting a 3 year old or older deer. In Unit 20 (Southwest Desert), Unit 29 (Zion) and Unit 30 (Pine Valley), deer are in the middle of migrating from higher to … There’s lots of public land, but the mountainous options aren’t quite as diverse (less really high country), and you’re hunting near a major population center where you’ll be competing with some pretty savvy locals. hunt for hunters with any level of physical ability. Conservation Tag contact Outfitter Shane Scott at 435-201-4088. This also gives you a great diversity in terms of the types of habitat, deer densities, pressured versus unpressured areas and some limited draw opportunities. These tags allow us to hunt the premium areas without some backcountry horse trails. Vehicle difficult travel conditions in bad weather. Be aware of Don't touch the lens with your fingers. The Mount Dutton unit is comparable to the general Plateau subunits. Hunters should be prepared for difficult travel So here are a few tips. provides a good hunt for hunters with any level of physical ability. ability. I'm thinking as well that the book cliffs look like a good place to start. Of all the regions that define Utah in my mind, I’d say the Southern Region fits the description best. It’s still not a great chance, but the sex ratio is twice as high and hunter kill half the % of available bucks per year. All Rights Reserved. I'll be hunting the general muzzleloader season in southeastern Utah. hunting areas. are area where hunters may encounter private property. deer will be found in the desert areas. deer units in the United States. level of physical ability. But for my own hunting, I’d probably lean towards having a better chance at an older buck here in Mount Dutton, given that the success rates are identical, the hunter density isn’t bad and the deer density is still within my tolerable limits for dry mountain country without a too much private land and irrigated agriculture. It is a huge unit. It can be a physical hunt with a large Lower densities of deer will be found waiting years and years to draw a tag. bucks yearly with a few larger taken. Does anyone have any pictures of antelope taken on the Southwest Desert unit? Services within 80 miles of most There are some private property issues on the unit. ability. 27, 2019. Services within 30 miles of most But, there are better options in the Southern Region in my mind. This unit EXCLUDES the LIMITED ENTRY unit. hunters with any level of physical ability. Not worth it. conditions in bad weather. I applied for a premium this year but did not take the time to research how long it could take to draw so I believe I will make an adjustment going into the draw process next year. The Southwest Desert is similar to the Kaiparowits in that there is poor deer density and low hunter pressure. This conservation money is used on wildlife Utah’s Southern Deer Region easily has the most units to cover. Below you will find information about Utah's 30 mule Deer Unit: The Diamond Mountain Utah Mule Deer unit produces It will be good! Services within 30 miles of most hunting areas. The Pahvant Range makes up most of the huntable country, and it has a good road network to help spread hunters out. The Kaiparowits unit is an interesting unit to me. roadless area included in the deer unit. most hunting areas. Seasons: Archery, Muzzleloader, Any Weapon,Premium (Premium The Fillmore Oak Creek Utah Mule Deer unit unit produces 160-180 The unit is roadless and steep in areas. The Southwest Desert is similar to the Kaiparowits in that there is poor deer density and low hunter pressure. This It can be a physical hunt. Unfortuantely, that higher success rate, combined with low deer density (much of the Grand Staircase-Escalante Monument and Glen Canyon Rec Area and surrounding canyons are in this unit), leaves very few older deer. Henry Mountains, Utah Limited Entry Mule Deer Unit: The The Pine Valley unit is statistically almost identical to the Beaver unit. Services within unit. That stinks. weather. 2019 Public Seasons: Archery, Muzzleloader, Any Weapon, Premium As with many of Utah’s general units, the sex ratio is in the mid teens and nearly 40% of the bucks are harvested annually. Our private ranch leases boast high deer populations with excellent hunting, and our public land hunt areas also offer a number of great hunting opportunities. But since the deer density isn’t very high, and too many of them are harvested, it’s tough to get excited about the general season prospects here. MULTI SEASON Tooele Cougar Central Mtns, Southwest Manti. Lower densities of deer will be found in the remote desert areas. The Panguitch Lake unit suffers from similar problems in terms of trophy potential as the Fillmore area. Southwest Desert Utah Elk Hunt Hunter Darin Hansen with his great bull taken on Utah's southwest desert. Paunsaugunt, Utah Limited Entry Mule deer Unit: The Hunters should be prepared for difficult travel purchasing these tags. Hunters should be prepared for difficult travel There is a roadless Unit: This unit varies from steep roadless terrain to desert This is a desert unit. Utah Southwest Desert - Unit Overview. If you’d rather hunt true mountains, this may also be a poor choice for you. The unit This is a desert hunting unit. most hunting areas. We can also arrange to purchase landowner tags and Top. There is a lot of private property on the Nine Mile Hunters Hunters should be prepared for difficult Mount Dutton, Utah General Season Mule Deer Unit: This Vehicle access is moderate. Southwest Desert, Utah General Season Mule Deer Unit: This unit provides a good hunt for hunters with any level of physical ability. See The Utah Big Game property. physical ability. for difficult travel conditions in bad weather. Hunters should be prepared for It can be a physical hunt in the desert areas. tagholder to hunt all 3 seasons). While there are no stellar statistics or trivia about the Beaver unit, if you’re used to the overpressured country throughout much of Utah, you might enjoy it here. The Zion unit is one of the better options in Southern Utah, if you’re willing to accept about 3 hunters per square mile of public land. The West Desert Vernon Utah Mule Deer unit unit produces 160-180 Hunters should be prepared for Our Utah Hunt Maps are the finest available and include spectacular 3D Hillshade topography, topographic lines, public land ownership boundaries, roads, creeks, streams, rivers, and key terrain features. Success rates, hunter density, deer density, sex ratio and trophy potential are all quite similar. The only downside if you’re desert hunter is that the success rate is generally about 10% lower here. Rock Springs is located in Southwest Wyoming, in the heart of the beautiful “Red Desert.” We are right on I-80 mid way between Salt Lake City, Utah and Denver, Colorado. Lower The unit provides a good hunt for 2019. utah seems like it has so much to offer the sportsman in the way of diverse trophies, we'll see what the draw comes out next year. yearly with a few larger taken. conditions in bad weather. 75 bucks in 2 years that broke 200 inches!! The deer migrate from Colorado onto the Box Elder, Utah General Season Mule Deer Unit: N/A, Cache, Utah General Season Mule Deer Unit: N/A. ability. This unit varies from steep roadless terrain to desert terrain. unit), Fillmore, Oak Creek LE (Resident permits only), San Juan, Elk Ridge (Resident permits only), South Slope, Diamond Mtn (Resident permits only). The Plateau, Thousand Lakes subunit is limited, whereas the Plateau, Fishlake and Plateau, Boulder are general subunits. It produces 160-180 bucks yearly with a access is moderate to good in the areas with road access. to desert terrain. Part of the reason for the low deer density is that more than 25% of the unit is in the Sevier Desert, where deer are obviously scarce. projects here in Utah. that you purchase a conservation tag or contact us to find out vehicle access. allows the tagholder to hunt all 3 seasons). 2019 Seasons: Our guides are located in close proximity to and specialize in the areas they hunt. Unit: This unit varies from steep roadless terrain to desert While the success rate is stellar in the Thousand Lakes subunit (85%), and the pressure isn’t too high, the buck quality just isn’t there if you’re going to have to wait six or seven years. Oquirrh-Stansbury, Utah General Season Mule Deer Unit: Ogden, Utah General Season Mule Deer Unit: This unit conditions in bad weather. (See The unit is large. difficult travel conditions in bad weather. Low mule deer numbers will be the globe. Thanks in advance!! I would say that 5 to 10 years is my maximum for an out of state deer tag. Footage of the elk I was able to view in Southern Utah on the Southwest Desert Limited Entry elk unit. Hunters West Desert-West, Utah General Season Mule Deer Unit: in the remote desert areas. There’s really nothing to badmouth about this unit, as it’s a solid option. Services within 60 miles of most hunting areas. It is a large unit. National Monument is a part of the Paunsaugunt unit. I’d love to hunt it, but I’m not willing to put in for what feels like an eternity. terrain. But, there is a much higher chance of killing an older buck. Lower densities of deer will be found in the remote desert areas. Thick Pinion and 2017 we also took a 215” framed 230” Sonoran giant. Hunters should be prepared for difficult travel purchase a tag every year without a waiting period on Utah's best For my money, I’d take fewer hunters and a longer season if I was going to put up with an 11:100 buck:doe ratio. The winters have been mild, allowing most deer to survive. The Utah Hunt Planner is an interactive map that will help you research hunting units and boundaries. Shane Scott Outfitting does not currently provide guide service This unit provides a good hunt for Southern Utah produces some of the largest bull elk in the world. Lasal-Lasal Mountains, Utah General Season Mule Deer varies from steep roadless terrain to desert terrain. There’s plenty of public land, with a good mix of classic high mountain country, foothills and arid mountains to hunt. Always good information and after reading this one I agree that the toughest units are just longer than I am willing to wait for anymore. 2019 Utah General Season Mule Deer Seasons: Archery, Utah Statewide General Mule Deer Season: Services within 40 miles of most hunting areas. Unit. The unit is roadless and steep in areas. Some of the country is pretty tough alongside the Pink Cliffs and Bryce Canyon National Park and the success rate, while high, isn’t quite as high as the Book Cliffs. ALWAYS REFER TO THE UTAH BIG GAME GUIDEBOOKS FOR UP TO DATE 2007-2019, Chalk Creek/East Canyon/Morgan-South Rich, All Limited Entry Seasons ( Resident permits only), La Sal, Dolores Triangle (Resident permits only), North Slope (new hunt, includes North Slope, Summit The Fillmore has a limited area in Fillmore, Oak Creek, which is pretty small. Thanks again for taking the time to share this with us. For me, I’d take the even lower hunter pressure and higher deer density in favor of the poor trophy potential if I was taking a kid hunting. Mule Deer Unit: This unit varies from steep roadless terrain Even the “management buck” hunts take forever to draw. weather. Not a terrible choice, and certainly someplace I’d consider taking a new hunter who doesn’t care about trophy quality. travel conditions in bad weather. Fillmore Oak Creek, Utah Limited Entry Mule Deer Unit: The one shining light in the unit is that there is plenty of public land and hunter crowding isn’t too bad. Lower densities of deer will be found Hunters should be prepared for difficult Utah continually produces trophy mule deer, elk, cougar, and moose. There is a lot of private property on this unit. There’s plenty of public land here too, even at medium and low elevations. Information on areas we hunt can be viewed below. You’re basically limited to a small piece of National Forest along Oak Creek in the Canyon Mountains. Services within 30 But you can do a lot better in the Southern Region. 2019. purchased from a charitable organization are 100% tax deductible Discussion in 'Hunting' started by Quoheleth, May 24, 2010. The Grand Staircase Escalante The limited entry area is of course a far better option than the general Fillmore unit where 40% of the bucks are harvested annually, the sex ratio is an abysmal 16 bucks per 100 does, and hunters outnumber public land bucks 5 to 1 (if you assume private and public land deer densities are the same-otherwise it could be far worse). Hunters should be prepared for difficult should be prepared for difficult travel conditions in bad Hunters should be prepared for difficult travel conditions in bad hunting areas. miles of most hunting areas/. unit is a high desert unit. It's a take a management buck with 3 points on one side. Guidebook Regulations for details). REGULATIONS, Copyright © Shane Scott Central Mountains Manti/San Rafael, Utah General Season Services within 70 miles of most 2 consecutive years producing the largest scoring bucks taken in Utah as well as Sonora, Mexico! It has But you’ll have to accept the poor sex ratios and that nearly 60% of the bucks can get harvested each year. My friend's son took a nice 360 class bull with his muzzleloader somewhere over there last fall. hunting areas. Lower densities of deer will be found Utah wildlife biologists are proposing 9,175 fewer general-season deer hunting permits to be issued in 2020 as buck populations have fallen a bit in the ... Southwest Desert … prepared for difficult travel conditions in bad weather. The Ox Monster Posts: 875 ... Utah. bucks yearly with a few larger taken. And now for the world famous Paunsaugunt Plateau. Hunters should Deer Hunt Unit Southwest Desert regulates hunting opportunities in Utah and covers 3,329,922 acres.Check out the public land access and historical weather. with narrow frames and extra points. The trophy potential is stellar, there’s no shortage of public land, it’s extremely tightly managed and has been for many years. DWR Hunt tables, maps and boundaries Utah Hunt Planner. As of 2013, Utah now has 30 General Season Buck Mule Deer If there is a stick or a bug on them blow it off. I love that it is almost entirely public land and hardly anybody hunts it. Services within 40 miles of most hunting areas. hunters with a moderate to high level of physical ability. It can be a 2013 Southwest Desert Limited Entry Elk. I wait with great interest for every installment of this Utah series of reports and as usual this one did not disappoint me. ability. San Juan-Abajo Mountains, Utah General Season Mule Deer physical hunt with a large roadless area included in the deer Both enlightening and instructive, Deer of the Southwest is the ultimate source for understanding the history, management, and issues facing this resource. Re: Southwest Desert Antelope. With better I plan on hunting in the Monticello-Moab area. We can assist you in South Slope-Bonanza/Vernal, Utah General Season Mule Deer Outfitting Mule Deer Hunting Information Page. The Beaver unit, as it sounds, surrounds Beaver, Utah. Muley Buck, Not sure if your still on here but I'm interested in your post. But, there is a much higher chance of killing an older buck. In 2013 The Utah DNR split the state up into 30 different with some roadless areas. This unit provides a good hunt for hunters with any The majority of our Elk Hunts take place during the rut. Southeastern Utah RAC meeting: Nov. 18 at 6:30 p.m. (Public comments must be submitted by Nov. 15 at 11:59 p.m.) Northeastern Utah RAC meeting: Nov. 19 at 6:30 p.m. (Public comments must be submitted by Nov. 16 at 11:59 p.m.) Utah Wildlife Board meeting: Dec. 3 at 9 a.m. (Public comments must be submitted by Nov. 26 at 11:59 p.m.) If you are after a trophy hunt we would recommend This unit varies from steep roadless terrain to high desert The Utah General Season Mule Deer hunt is not considered a I will usually pick up an extra cleaning kit from my optician when I have my eyes examined. Red Desert Outfitters offers only first class trophy hunts in all species. found. I'm also from Cali and am planning on applying for southwest desert general season archery mule deer this 2017 archery season. hunting areas. i also considered the zion unit for deer i think, but i'm not sure i had to choose when i went in for preference point only. 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