Leftover hunt permit-tags remain for 2018 elk hunts
Posted April 13, 2018
Applications will be accepted by mail beginning at 8 a.m. April 16
PHOENIX — Arizona hunters still have an opportunity to receive a hunt permit-tag for select 2018 elk hunts.
There are 804 leftover hunt permit-tags — 723 for the minimal occurrence zone/low density (general) hunt in game management units 12A, 12B, 13A and 13B. All remaining hunt permit-tags will be available for purchase on a first-come, first-served basis as follows:
- By mail: Paper applications will be accepted beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, April 16, and must be addressed to: Arizona Game and Fish Department, Attn.: Draw/First Come, 5000 W. Carefree Highway, Phoenix, AZ Note: There is no “mini” draw. Allow 10 to 15 business days to receive a hunt permit-tag by mail.
- In person: If any leftover hunt permit-tags remain, they will be available for purchase beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, April 23, at any of the department’s regional offices For a complete list of leftover hunt permit-tags, visit https://www.azgfd.com/Hunting/Draw/.
Some of the leftover hunt permit-tags are for Hopi hunt open areas and are available to everyone, both tribal members and non-tribal members, through the first-come, first-served process.
A number of leftover hunt permit-tags remain for military hunts at Camp Navajo, for those who qualify. For more information, visit https://dema.az.gov/army-national-guard/camp-navajo/garrison-operations/camp-navajo-hunting-information.
For more information, including license and hunt permit-tag requirements, view the “2018 Pronghorn Antelope and Elk Hunt Draw Information” booklet online, or call (602) 942-3000.