CWMU program

Allen Ranch

Operator information

  • Name: Brett Baum
  • Phone: 801-367-0280
  • Email:

CWMU description

The Allen Ranch Cooperative Wildlife Management Unit (CWMU) is located on the south end of Cedar Valley and northwest of the Tinic Mountains. The terrain is relatively flat with a relief difference of only about 500 feet (4900 feet to 5400 feet). The lowest elevation is in a north with highest in the south. The most common elevation is 5000 feet but ranges from 5000 feet to 5400 feet with an elevation difference of 400 feet. Fifty-one percent (51%) of the CWMU elevation ranges between 5000 feet and 5200 feet an elevation difference of 200 feet.

Agriculture (114) is the primary land cover type for the Allen Ranch Cooperative Wildlife Management Unit (CWMU). Add Invasive Annual Grassland (121) and Inter-Mountain Basins Big Sagebrush Shrubland (48) and about seventy percent of the land is covered. Add Inter-Mountain Basins Mixed Salt Desert Scrub (58), Invasive Annual and Biennial Forbland (122), and Developed, Open Space - Low Intensity (111) and near ninety percent (90%) of the land is covered.

One of the Allen's Ranch Cooperative Wildlife Mangement Unit (CWMU) nearest weather stations, ELBERTA (422418), is about 1.4 km to the southeast. ELBERTA has ninety (90) years of records, 1902 - 1092. During the FALL (September, October and November) the average precipitation is 2.64 inches, but it can be as high as 7.49 inches or as low as 0.51 inch. During the 91-day FALL period, 15 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 1 day of the greater than or equal to 0.50 inch of precipitation. Total snowfall averages 3.2 inches but can be as high as 15.0 inches. FALL temperature at ELBERTA averages 51.0 degrees F. but can be as high as 100.0 degrees F. or as low as -8.0 degrees F. During the fall, 37 days will be below freezing (32 degrees F.) and 4 days above 90 degrees F.


  • Counties: Utah
  • Wildlife management unit(s): West Desert

Access contact

  • Name: Brett Baum
  • Phone: 801-367-0280
  • Best time to contact: Business hours

Property size

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

Private 9200
Public 0
Total 9200

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 9200 5 9/1-9/10
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 1 2
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. Please limit to two (2) guests
Can I hunt on Sunday? Yes.
Can I scout the CWMU before the season? Yes. Scouting from public roads only
Are horses allowed? No.
Are ATV's allowed? Yes.
Is a guide service available? Yes. All hunts are guided
Do you offer a packing service? Yes.
Is lodging or food available? No.
Can I camp on the CWMU? Yes.
Is the CWMU handicapped accessible? Yes.
Are maps available? Yes.
Are any other activities offered on the CWMU? Yes. possible dove hunting
Are there any closed areas on the property? No.

Rules of conduct

  • Follow state rules and regulations
  • Honor the land
  • Honor owner's equipment, property and crops
  • All hunts are guided
  • Public hunters are guided at no cost
  • Respect landowners request: close gates, camp
  • Respectfully stay off unharvested crop areas
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.