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Lion General Any Weapon Season

Unit 42

8/30/2014 - 6/30/2015

Either-sex Mountain Lion lion info»
Neither spotted mountain lion young nor female mountain lions accompanied by young may be taken. view all»
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun. more»

Special Restrictions:
  • Dogs Prohibited.

Electronic calls may be used. Dogs prohibited Oct. 5 - Nov. 24

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Hunt Area

Unit 42
All of Unit 42. Area Size: 859,602 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Lions Lionesses Hounds Incidental Predator Call
2012 Any Weapon 42
2011 Any Weapon 42 1 1 1
2010 Any Weapon 42 1 1 1
2008 Any Weapon 42
2007 Any Weapon 42 3 2 1 2
2006 Any Weapon 42 2 2
2005 Any Weapon 42 1 1
2004 Any Weapon 42 3 2 1 2
2003 Any Weapon 42 7 4 3 4 1
2001 Any Weapon 42 1 1 1
2000 Any Weapon 42 3 3

Source: Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Big Game Mortality Reports

Weapon Year Unit Harvest Avg. Days Guided Predator Call Bait Hound
Archery 2003 42 1 13 1 0 0 1
Archery 1998 42 1 5 1 0 0 1
Archery 1997 42 1 2 1 0 0 1
Archery 1996 42 1 6 1 0 0 1
Archery 1989 42 1 1 1 0 0 1
Archery 1987 42 1 1 0 0 0 1
Handgun 2000 42 2 3 1 0 0 2
Handgun 1999 42 1 1 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1987 42 1 5 1 0 0 1
Handgun 1986 42 1 1 1 0 0 1
Rifle 2003 42 4 2 0 0 0 4
Rifle 2001 42 1 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 2000 42 1 3 1 0 0 1
Rifle 1999 42 1 3 1 0 0 1
Rifle 1998 42 2 4 0 0 0 1
Rifle 1996 42 2 4 2 0 0 2
Rifle 1994 42 1 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1993 42 1 1 0 0 0 1
Rifle 1988 42 2 2 1 0 0 2
Rifle 1985 42 1 2 1 1 0 0

Source: Mandatory Big Game Mortality Reports
* Includes all animals harvested regardless of sex or special restrictions.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Licenses, tags and permits may be purchased:

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No resident tags are necessary.

No non-resident tags are necessary.

Note: A valid hunting license is required.

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Landscape Characteristics and Access

Surface Management Agency

U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 92.3% 92.3 %
Private Graph illustrating 4.27% 4.27 %
State of Idaho Graph illustrating 3.42% 3.42 %

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Surface Management Agency data source: Inside Idaho
*Surface Management Agency (a.k.a. Land Status) depicts categories for Federal and State agencies as well as Private lands in Idaho. For government land, this data displays the "managing agency" of the land, which may or may not be the same as the "owning agency" of the land. SMA is sometimes referred to as "ownership", although this term is inaccurate when describing public lands.

Access Yes! Properties

Access Yes! is Fish & Game program designed to improve sportsmen's access to private land or through private land to public land by compensating willing landowners who provide access.

No properties are currently available in this hunt area.
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Forest Service Land

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No National Forest lands overlap this hunt area.

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

Land Use/Land Cover

Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 0% 0 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 80.98% 80.98 %
Forest Graph illustrating 11.14% 11.14 %
Dryland Agriculture Graph illustrating 0.03% 0.03 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 0.17% 0.17 %
Riparian Graph illustrating 7.63% 7.63 %

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Land Use data source: IDWR

Weather

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Outfitters and Guides

Local Lion Outfitters & Guides

  • Dennis Brookshire Area 01
    Operating Area for conducting Snowmobiling activities. Licensed for Bobcat, Deer, Elk, Goat, Moose, Sheep, Bear, Cougar, Predator, Forest Grouse, Wolf hunting.
  • J T Enterprises Inc Area 01
    Operating Area for conducting Snowmobiling activities. Licensed for Bobcat, Deer, Elk, Goat, Moose, Sheep, Bear, Cougar, Predator, Forest Grouse, Wolf hunting.

No pack trip outfitters are available in Unit 42.

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Services

Lodging, Camping, Restaurants & Other Services

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