CWMU program

The Rose of Snowville

Operator information

  • Name: Kenneth Crandall
  • Phone: 435-230-4647
  • Email:

CWMU description

The Rose of Snowville Cooperative Wildlife Management Unit (CWMU) is located west of Snowville, Utah in Curlew Valley. This is a relatively flat Unit. Higher elevations are on the eastside, ranging from 4700 feet to 4500 feet. In the west the elevation drops to 4300 feet. The only major drainage that cuts the Unit is Deep Creek, ranging from 4300 to 4400 feet. The most common elevation is 4400 feet but ranges from 4300 feet to 4800 feet with an elevation difference of 500 feet. Seventy percent (70%) of the CWMU elevation ranges between 4400 feet and 4700 feet an elevation difference of 300 feet.

The dominant land cover on the Rose of Snowville Cooperative Wildlife Management Unit (CWMU)is Agriculture (114), it occurs in two (2) large patches. The other dominant land cover in the middle of the Unit is Invasive Annual Grassland (121). Towards the middle and southwest of the Unit are large patches of Inter-Mountain Basins Mixed Salt Desert Scrub (58) and Inter-Mountain Basins Greasewood Flat (82).

One of the Rose Of Snowville Cooperative Wildlife Mangement Unit (CWMU) nearest weather stations, SNOWVILLE (427931), is 3.5 km east of the east edge of the CWMU. SNOWVILLE has ninety-eight (98) years of records, 1893 - 1991. During the FALL (September, October and November) the average precipitation is 2.86 inches, but it can be as high as 6.35 inches or as low as 0.85 inch. During the 91-day FALL period, 13 days will experience greater than or equal to 0.01 inch of precipitation, 8 days of greater than or equal to 0.10 inch, or 2 days of the greater than or equal to 0.50 inch of precipitation. Snowfall during the FALL averages 3.8 inches but can be as high as 25.0 inches. FALL temperature at SNOWVILLE averages 46.4 degrees F. but can be as high as 100.0 degrees F. or as low as -22.0 degrees F. During the FALL, 55 days will be below freezing (32 degrees F.) and 2 days above 90 degrees F.


  • Counties: Box Elder
  • Wildlife management unit(s): Box Elder

Access contact

  • Name: Dave White
  • Phone: 435-730-5353
  • Best time to contact: Monday-Friday, 8AM 5PM

Property size

An estimate of the property size and the public/private composition

Private 20037
Public 0
Total 20037

Satisfaction index

The satisfaction index ranges from 1 to 5 with 5 being the best. Hunters are asked how they rate their hunt and the satisfaction index is an average of those responses. This is a three-year average.

Public Private
Buck deer N/A N/A
Doe deer N/A N/A
Bull elk N/A N/A
Cow elk N/A N/A
Bull moose N/A N/A
Cow moose N/A N/A
Buck pronghorn 5 4.5
Doe pronghorn N/A N/A
Wild turkey N/A N/A

Hunter success

Hunter success is the percent of hunters who successfully harvested an animal, reported for years in which data is available.

Public Private
Buck deer N/A N/A
Doe deer N/A N/A
Bull elk N/A N/A
Cow elk N/A N/A
Bull moose N/A N/A
Cow moose N/A N/A
Buck pronghorn 100 100
Doe pronghorn N/A N/A
Wild turkey N/A N/A

Hunting opportunities (acres, days and dates)

The opportunity to hunt on this CWMU depends on the type of animal hunted

Acres Days Dates
Buck deer 0 0 n/a
Bull elk 0 0 n/a
Bull moose 0 0 n/a
Buck pronghorn 20037 5 9/23 9/27
Doe deer 0 0 n/a
Cow elk 0 0 n/a
Cow moose 0 0 n/a
Doe pronghorn 0 0 n/a

Available hunting permits

Private indicates that there are permits available for sale by the CWMU operator

Public Private
Buck deer 0 0
Buck deer (management) 0 0
Bull elk 0 0
Bull moose 0 0
Buck pronghorn 2 3
Doe deer 0 0
Cow elk 0 0
Cow moose 0 0
Doe pronghorn 0 0

Common questions

Question Answer
Can I bring a guest? Yes. Two (2)
Can I hunt on Sunday? No.
Can I scout the CWMU before the season? No.
Are horses allowed? No.
Are ATV's allowed? Yes.
Is a guide service available? Yes. Being guided is mandatory
Do you offer a packing service? No.
Is lodging or food available? No.
Can I camp on the CWMU? No.
Is the CWMU handicapped accessible? Yes.
Are maps available? Yes.
Are any other activities offered on the CWMU? No.
Are there any closed areas on the property? Yes. No hunting near buildings or irrigation equipment

Rules of conduct

  • All hunters must be guided
  • A wounded pronghorn will count as a harvested anim
This map is provided for general reference only and does not constitute a legal hunt boundary. The Division does not guarantee access to any private or public land. Hunt unit boundaries may include private property or other excluded areas.