CWMU program

Stillman Creek Ranch

Operator information

  • Name: Calvin Haskell
  • Phone: 801-298-0350
  • Email: hask.cal@g-mail.com

CWMU description

The Stillman Creek Ranch Cooperative Wildlife Management Unit (CWMU) is located about sixteen (16) km northeast of Oakley, Utah up the Weber River. Higher elevation range from 10000 feet in the north to 8800 feet in the south. Stillman Creek is the major drainage that cuts this unit. Stillman Creek ranges in elevation from 10000 feet to 7200 feet. The elevation on the Stillman Creek Range CWMU ranges from 7200 feet to 10400 feet, a difference of 3200 feet. The most common elevation on the CWMU is 9000 feet.

Nearly fifty percent of the Stillman Creek Ranch Cooperative Wildlife Management Unit (CWMU)is Rocky Mountain Aspen Forest and Woodland (22). Scattered throughout this Aspen Forest and Woodland are large patches of Inter-Mountain Basins Montane Sagebrush Steppe (62). Towards the northeast corner is a large area of Rocky Mountain Alpine Bedrock and Scree (2). Besides the Aspen Forest and Woodland, Rocky Mountain Bigtooth Maple Ravine Woodland (23), Rocky Mountain Subalpine Dry-Mesic Spruce-fir Forest and Woodland (26), and Rocky Mountain Subalpine Mesic Spruce-Fir Forest and Woodland (28) add to the Forest and Woodland character of the Unit. Minor amounts of the Rocky Mountain Subalpine Mesic Meadow (70) and Rocky Mountain Alpine-Montane Wet Meadow (86) are distributed throughout the Forest and Woodland.

One of the Stillman Creek Ranch Cooperative Wildlife Management Unit (CWMU) nearest weather stations, COALVILLE (421590), is about 10.5 km south from the south edge of the CWMU. COALVILLE has thirty-four (34) years of records, 1974 - 2008. During the FALL (September, October and November) the average precipitation is 3.71 inches, but it can be as high as 7.09 inches or as low as 1.68 inches. During the 91-day FALL period, 19 days will experience greater than or equal to 0.01 inch of precipitation, 10 days of greater than or equal to 0.10 inch, or 2 day of the greater than or equal to 0.50 inch of precipitation. Snowfall during the FALL averages 14.8 inches but can be as high as 32.0 inches. FALL temperature at COALVILLE averages 43.4 degrees F. but can be as high as 87.0 degrees F. or as low as -17.0 degrees F. During the FALL, 61 days will be below freezing (32 degrees F.) and no days above 90 degrees F.

Location

  • Counties: Summit
  • Wildlife management unit(s): Chalk Creek

Access contact

  • Name: Cal Haskell
  • Phone: 801-298-0350
  • Best time to contact: Morning before 8AM, Evenings after 9 PM

Property size

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

Acres
Private 5842
Public 0
Total 5842

Drawing odds

Drawing odds are the odds of obtaining a permit for this CWMU.

Drawing odds
Deer drawing odds 1 ln 8.0
Elk drawing odds N/A
Moose drawing odds N/A
Pronghorn drawing odds n/a

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 4 3.8
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 N/A N/A
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 50 55.2
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 N/A N/A
Doe pronghorn N/A N/A
Wild turkey N/A N/A

Average age

An estimate of average animal age

Age
Buck deer N/A
Bull elk N/A
Bull moose 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 5842 5 10/16-10/20
Bull elk 0 0
Bull moose 0 0
Buck pronghorn 0 0
Doe deer 0 0
Cow elk 0 0
Cow moose 0 0
Doe pronghorn 0 0

Available hunting permits

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

Public Private
Buck deer 4 36
Buck deer (management) 0 0
Bull elk 0 0
Bull moose 0 0
Buck pronghorn 0 0
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. one (1) guest with hunter
Can I hunt on Sunday? Yes.
Can I scout the CWMU before the season? No.
Are horses allowed? Yes.
Are ATV's allowed? Yes.
Is a guide service available? No.
Do you offer a packing service? No.
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? No.
Are there any closed areas on the property? Yes. areas around cabins and camping areas

Rules of conduct

  • None Specified
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.