Page 1 ... archerman, Aug 23, 2011. archerman, Aug 23, 2011. Dec 2003 Unit 23, Arizona The inside spread is 20 1/4 inches. The 1,209 sq. I am not asking for anyone's secret area and you can pm me if you want it in private. Didn’t get one but it was a successful trip in my opinion. The 1,458 sq. The unit is diverse and large. For Non-Residents it took 2-6 Bonus Points and had the same 18.6% odds at 0 points. Pure hunting, no gimmicks, no cut corners, and no excuses. It is reflective of the demand for the tags relative to each category. 2250 E Deer Valley Rd Unit 23, Phoenix, AZ 85024-5528 is currently not for sale. The Northern and high elevation portions of the unit are made up primarily of Ponderoas Pine dominated forests, below the Mogollon Rim and parts of the Sierra Ancha Mountains. All major drainages that run off of the Sierra Ancha Mountains hold whitetailed deer. Youth must have completed the hunter education class. I am looking for someone to point me in some general areas to start scouting this summer in Unit 23. Turkey are found primarily in the pine, pine/oak, mixed conifer, and riparian areas of the unit. Hunt Structure: Unit 23 is split into two halves for the black bear hunt. It is reflective of the demand for the tags relative to each category. The unit has somewhat of a cult like dedication from Resident hunters, despite the fact that it is not well known for big deer. Shop Unit 23 Hunt Maps. Do not miss out on your opportunity to hunt Arizona! Black Bear. Whitetail deer can be found in Unit 21 in a variety of different habitat types, from semi-desert grassland up to ponderosa pine. Game Management Unit 23 Popular areas holding high densities of whitetailed deer are between Cherry Creek and Tonto Creek at an elevation between 3,500 to 6,000 feet. Unit 33 Coues deer hunt guided by (DG) - Duration: 1:44. Unit 23 is a vast and variable unit. Unit 23 – Arizona. Reminder: Whitetail can be found throughout the unit. I am new to AZ hunting but hunted in Montana. Justin uses the bone saw to behead his first kill on his very first hunt. Our years of experience and generations of knowledge hunting the unit make it and experience that is always interesting and exciting. Hunt Unit 23 offers trophy big game hunting for elk, mule deer, whitetail, desert bighorn, & javelina and also good hunting for black bear, mountain lion, and turkey. N/A Public Access 98 98 Ease of Terrain 0. November Mule Deer tags for Residents of Arizona in 2019 took from 4-9 Bonus Points to secure. Coues whitetail deer live in nearly every portion of it, form the Saguaro covered hills just north of Roosevelt Lake to the dark timber of the Sierra Ancha and Mogollon Rim. For Non-Residents it took1-4 Bonus Points to draw the unit 23 hunt and at 0 points odds were 18.3%. For Non-Residents it took 2-6 Bonus Points and had the same 18.6% odds at 0 points. Deer densities are moderate. Mule inhabit pocketed area throughout the unit and much of the desert transitional portions in the Southern end. The third rifle season take place though the later half of December. High quality 36" x 48" printed Unit 23 hunt maps shipped to your door. A general rule of thumb is that they occur in brushier habitats above 3,500 feet in the unit. The late December rifle (third season) tags for Residents took 8-11 Bonus Points and for Non-Residents 15-16 Bonus Points. Overview: Unit 23 is not considered a primary dove unit, but it does offer limited dove hunting opportunities. Because trophy quality is pretty limited on this hunt, Non-Residents tend to apply elsewhere thus the great draw odds. The unit is diverse and large. However, that isn't to say there is not potential for something larger to be taken. If you aren't caught up in competition of "score" then this hunt lacks nothing. The fact the the draw odds were substantially easier for Non-Residents than for Residents is an oddity. They are any antlered deer hunts with the possibility of taking a mule deer or coues whitetail deer in all of these units. I put in for elk and am awaiting the draw results/will do the same with deer. The fact the the draw odds were substantially easier for Non-Residents than for Residents is an oddity. ... 2018 Arizona Coues Deer with Marcus Hockett and Wade Zarlingo (Part 1) - Duration: 6:03. Tonto and Prescott National Forest maps can be used to identify roads that can be used to access good whitetail country. In recent years precipitation has improved, benefitting the mule deer of Central, Arizona. Our preferences are both the third and first seasons, respectively. For youth deer hunters, the youth-only hunts in unit 27 and unit 28 29 30A 30B 31 32 are great. Aside from a bit of private property most of the unit lies within the Tonto National Forest. The third season December tags are the most difficult to draw, offer the longest period of time to hunt, and take place during the pre-rut period when the hunting conditions are much cooler than the early hunts. You'll always have our dedication and genuine passion behind your hunt. How do the 23 rifle Coues hunts compare to other draw rifle tags? Unit 22 Arizona is in the Mogollon Rim Country of North-central Arizona. This townhouse was built in 1985 and last sold on 10/23/2020 for $452,000. Second season November tags again took Residents 3-7 Bonus Points. However, whitetail have been showing up in the past few years at elevations of about 2,500 feet in what would usually be considered as … The 2020 Arizona Deer Draw Deadline is 6/9/2020. View more property details, sales history and Zestimate data on Zillow. The locations listed above are simply larger areas of whitetail habitat. Of the Central Arizona units, 23 is perhaps the most coveted of all for Coues deer hunting. On average 275-300 whitetail deer are observed during post-hunt surveys with a buck to doe ratio of 18-20 bucks for every 100 does. These hunts are for ANY ANTLERED DEER, meaning they can legally harvest a mule deer or a whitetail. Unit 23 is a vast and variable unit. tags again took Residents 3-7 Bonus Points. Coues whitetail deer live in nearly every portion of it, form the Saguaro covered hills just north of Roosevelt Lake to the dark timber of the Sierra Ancha and Mogollon Rim. These public lands allow for great access from top to bottom in the unit. Elk Hunting in Unit 22. We have learned many of the most productive and obscure corners of the unit over the years. We have hunted in unit 23 for multiple species including Coues Whitetail, Mule Deer, Elk, Turkey, Javelina, Mountain Lion, and Black Bears over multiple decades and generations. We can expect that the 2020 numbers will reflect similarly upon the 2019 draw odds. In recent years precipitation has improved, benefitting the mule deer of Central, Arizona. ... Arizona Hunting Today is your place to discuss hunting (big … Since unit 23 is below the Mogollon Rim, by definition all of the Mule deer in the unit would be categorized by SCI as Desert Mule deer. These hunts are before any of the adult rifle hunts and hunting pressure is light. There is no youth muzzleloader hunt in unit 33 for 2020. The summer “monsoons” thunderstorms usually push the few white-wing doves summering in Unit 23 south before the dove season opens. Overall mule deer populations in GMU 23 are well below their historic averages primarily due to prolonged drought conditions and an ever changing environment. These hunts are for kids 17 and under accompanied by an adult. The 2020 Arizona Deer Draw Deadline is 6/9/2020. 100" is often the benchmark for big Coues deer but unit 23 is know for having multiple 110-120"+ deer harvested every year. Although populations may still be well below their historic figures, it is our opinion that many of the mule deer groups in unit 23 have made substantial comebacks over the last 5-7 years. ft. townhouse is a 2 bed, 2.0 bath unit. This highly prized unit lies almost entirely within the Tonto National Forest along with small pockets of private land. Unit 23 Rifle Coues Whitetail Deer: Hunt Overview. The incredible and, in many parts of the unit, unique habitat are what make this hunt more than other Central AZ hunts. Arizona Unit 23-All of our elk hunts in Unit 23 are conducted out of our base camp which is a 3 bedroom 2 bath house located in the heart of Unit 23.The house has showers, tv, comfortable beds and wireless internet service. This is in drastic contrast with many of the very open units of Southeastern, AZ that have tons of deer but the terrain and tag numbers do not allow for nearly the trophy potential of Central, AZ. Scores. View more property details, sales history and Zestimate data on Zillow. For Non-Residents 2-7 Bonus Points secured your spot to hunt 23 and at 0 points odds were 11.9%. Unlike mule deer, the population of whitetail has been slowly increasing in unit 21 over time. Species Information. Drier and more exposed sloped tend towards either Prickly Pear and grass or Shrub Live Oak and Mazanita biomes. Mule deer live in nearly every habitat type within unit 23. Unit 23 deer Thanks Guys, I appreciate the info. 55 0 61. Overall mule deer populations in GMU 23 are well below their historic averages primarily due to prolonged drought conditions and an ever changing environment. When we are looking for a reliable, relatively easy-to-draw, and fun mule deer hunt the unit 23 mid-November season is high on our list. Unfolded: 36"x42", Folded: 4.50"x10.25" See the Hunt Regulations for the definitions of the north and south half boundaries. Hunt success averages around 24 percent. If you already know how to look for whitetail, take some time to explore other parts of the unit, and you will discover pockets of whitetail habitat just about anywhere that is above 3,000 to 3,500 feet in elevation. Unit Na, Tbd Whitetail Lane, Tubac, AZ, 85646 - Photos, Videos & More! Furthermore, there are great opportunities for small game such as bobcat, coyote, fox, cottontail rabbit, squirrel and more. There are other areas in the unit one can try, but scouting and research is recommended. Whether you are looking to apply or have already draw the tag our AZ mule deer guides can help you with your unit 23 hunt. We have learned many of the most productive and obscure corners of the unit over the years. The habitat is predominately thick and rugged. Do not miss out on your chance to hunt Arizona! Hunt Unit 23 offers trophy big game hunting for elk, mule deer, whitetail, desert bighorn, and javelina and also good hunting for black bear, mountain lion, and turkey. At zero points odds were 18.6%. Rifle Coues hunts take place in three seasons in unit 23. Arizona Game and Fish Department, Region VI Mesa Office – 480-981-9400 Tonto National Forest, Globe Ranger District – 928-402-6200 Arizona State Land Department, Phoenix Office – 602-542-4631 GMU 23 tags are some of the most coveted of all of the AZ Coues Whitetail tags. Overview: Whitetail deer can be found in the higher elevations throughout the unit. With no Bonus Points the draw odds were 9.6%. With 0 points Resident odds were 1.9% and NR odds were 1.5%. 2160 N Whitetail Way , Flagstaff, AZ 86004-7244 is currently not for sale. Each season offers a different hunting experience and different opportunities. Whitetail Deer White-tail deer numbers in unit 23 are static to improving. The rugged, remote, and dense habitat of the unit makes for the perfect environment to keep deer alive into old age and hidden from many hunters. It simply just isn't the norm. At zero points odds were 18.6%. First season tags are the next best for draw odds and offer a generally better hunting experience than second season tags. unit 23 turkey Discussion in 'Small Game' started by AZBearHunter, Aug 21, 2011. Whether you are looking to apply or have already draw the tag our. 135-165 is the category most mature bucks will fall under, that get taken on this hunt. Whitetail hunting in Unit 21 occurs primarily on public lands, free of access issues that affect some of the southern Arizona units. AZBearHunter. Photos, Maps and Videos! Ease of Drawing 73 73 Success 22 22 Trophy Potential 0. Since these deer are on the Northern extent of the desert sub species and butt up against the contiguous habitat of the "Rocky Mountain" sub species, above the rim, these deer physically exhibit characteristics that blend the two. www.kingguideservice.com ... Unit … ft. townhouse is a 3 bed, 2.0 bath unit. Overview: Whitetail deer may be found throughout much of Unit 24B. The habitat is predominately thick and rugged. Aug 23, 2011 #9 . Well guys/gals... just got back from the trip. Turkey Hunting in Arizona Game Management Unit 23. Lower elevation and Southerly sloped are predominately Piñon-Juniper landscapes. Of the Central Arizona units, 23 is perhaps the most coveted of all for Coues deer hunting. If you're interested in why this might be the case you can read up on the Arizona Draw Process here to better understand why these stats happen. This townhouse was built in 2005 and last sold on 10/16/2020 for $1,450. Learn more about this Land located at Unit Na, Tbd Whitetail Lane which has 0 Beds, 0 Baths and has been on the market for 601 Days. I saw tons of game (elk, muleys, coues, javelina, bear, and turkeys). Government Agencies and Phone Numbers. The unit at times appears never-ending with great vehicular access to many unfettered wild areas. First season October tags for Residents of Arizona in 2019 took from 3-7 Bonus Points to guarantee. Whether you have drawn the tag already or you are interested in applying for a tag and are looking for a unit 23. Located right in the middle of the Mogollon Rim Country of north central Arizona, this unit, as with many of the elk units in Arizona has good elk densities with good trophy quality. The majority of whitetail deer seem to use the typical whitetail habitat from about 3500 to 6000 feet in elevation. There are also youth only hunts in unit 33 during October and November. With no Bonus Points the draw odds were 12.7%. The two halves have different hunt starting dates, so be sure to check which half you plan to hunt and be sure of the starting date. Arizona Unit 23 Elk: Unit 23 in Arizona is home to a great population of Rocky mountain elk and offers the lucky Arizona elk hunters who are fortunate enough to be able to draw an elk tag in this unit a great opportunity to possibly harvest a Pope & Young or Boone & Crockett caliber trophy bull elk this hunting season. Compared to other Central Arizona units like 21,22, and 24B unit 23 is pretty on par quality wise. What does it take to draw a 23 Coues Whitetail permit for residents and non-residents? If you're interested in why this might be the case you can read up on, When we are looking for a reliable, relatively easy-to-draw, and fun mule deer hunt the unit 23 mid-November season is high on our list. The second season tags offer the best draw odds. We have hunted in unit 23 for multiple species including Coues Whitetail, Mule Deer, Elk, Turkey, Javelina, Mountain Lion, and Black Bears over multiple decades and generations.