News

View News Archives

2018 Standing Rock Elk Season

Posted on April 5, 2018

2018 Standing Rock Elk Season

2018 Elk Season Details

A total of 28 Elk will be awarded for Tribal Member and NonTribal members through an auction and lottery system.  If successful in either the auction or lottery, at time of redemption the successful applicant must specify either an archery or a rifle tag.  If the applicant selects an archry tag, it may not be taken with a rifle or vice versa.  This applies to all Tribal Member and Non Tribal Member hunts.
The season dates for archery are 09/01/2018 to 12/31/2018.  The rifle dates are 09/30/2018 to 12/31/2018.
The Breakdown is as follows:

Tribal Members

  • 8 Cows will be awarded to the each Tribal District.  It will be the districts responsibility to select a hunter for the cow hunt.  When decided, the hunter must come to the Standing Rock Game and Fish office receive the tag. There is no cost for these district tags.
  • 4 Bull Elk Tags will be awarded by lottery to Tribal Members. This lottery will run from 04/05/2018 to 06/30/2018.  Lottery entries are $5.00 each and a person may enter up to 5 times.  If Successfull, the applicant will have until 07/13/2018 to redeem their award. The price of this tags is $200.  Failure to do so will place your award on the next round.
  • 10 Cow Elk Tags will be awarded by lottery to Tribal Members. This lottery will run from 04/05/2018 to 06/30/2018.  Lottery entries are $5.00 each and a person may enter up to 5 times.  If Successfull, the applicant will have until 07/13/2018 to redeem their award. The price of this tags is $100.  Failure to do so will place your award on the next round.

Non Tribal Members

  • 2 Bull Elk will be awarded through an online auction.  Bidding will start on 04/06/2018 and continue until 06/30/2018 at midnight.  Bidding may continue past the deadline of active bidding continues within 10 minutes of the last sumbitted bid. The minimum starting bid is $2500 and must be increased by a minimum of $100.  As like last year you can select autobid on your behalf.  If successful, the bidder will have until 07/13/2018 to redeem your bid.  The cost of the tag is $20.
  • 2 Bull Elk will be awarded through a lottery.  This lottery will run from 04/05/2018 to 06/30/2018. Lottery entries are $20 each and a person may enter up to 5 times. If Successfull, the applicant will have until 07/13/2018 to redeem their award. The price of this tags is $850.  Failure to do so will place your award on the next round.
  • 2 Cow Elk will be awarded through a lottery.  This lottery will run from 04/05/2018 to 06/30/2018. Lottery entries are $20 each and a person may enter up to 5 times. If Successfull, the applicant will have until 07/13/2018 to redeem their award. The price of this tags is $300.  Failure to do so will place your award on the next round.

To enter all appliants may purchase their lottery entries online or call the Game & Fish office at 701-854-7236.

Note: All hunts are under the direction of the Standing Rock Game and Fish Department