Lion General Any Weapon Season

Unit 30A

8/30/2011 - 3/31/2012

Species
Mountain Lion (Felis concolor)
Either-sex Mountain Lion
Neither spotted mountain lion young nor female mountain lions accompanied by young may be taken.
Any Weapon
Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.

Restrictions
  • Motorized Hunting Rule (MHR): Motorized vehicle use as an aid to hunting for wildlife is restricted to established roadways open to motorized vehicle traffic capable of travel by full-sized automobiles. A full-size automobile shall be defined as any motorized vehicle with a gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) in excess of 1,500 lbs. Find out more information about hunting with ATVs and the Motor Hunting Restriction at fishgame.idaho.gov/cms/hunt/atv/
  • Dogs Prohibited.

Dogs prohibited Oct. 1 - Nov. 24

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Hunt Area

Unit 30A
All of Unit 30A. Area Size: 176,155 acres
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Statistics

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Weapon Unit Hunters* Harvest Success% Days Lions Lionesses Hounds Incidental Predator Call
2014 Any Weapon 30A
2013 Any Weapon 30A 3 2 1 2 1
2012 Any Weapon 30A 1 1 1
2011 Any Weapon 30A 1 1 1
2010 Any Weapon 30A
2007 Any Weapon 30A 1 1 1
2006 Any Weapon 30A 1 1 1
2005 Any Weapon 30A 2 1 1 1
2004 Any Weapon 30A 1 1 1
2003 Any Weapon 30A
2002 Any Weapon 30A 2 2 2
2001 Any Weapon 30A 1 1 1
2000 Any Weapon 30A 1 1 1
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 2002 30A 1 3 1 0 0 1
Archery 2001 30A 1 1 0 0 0 0
Archery 2000 30A 1 1 0 0 0 1
Archery 1999 30A 3 2 0 0 0 3
Archery 1995 30A 1 10 0 0 0 1
Archery 1994 30A 2 2 0 0 0 2
Archery 1993 30A 2 3 1 0 0 2
Handgun 2002 30A 1 0 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1999 30A 3 4 0 0 0 3
Handgun 1997 30A 2 3 0 0 0 2
Handgun 1996 30A 1 5 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1995 30A 1 1 1 0 0 1
Handgun 1994 30A 1 1 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1993 30A 2 1 0 0 0 2
Rifle 1998 30A 1 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1997 30A 1 2 0 0 0 1
Rifle 1991 30A 1 8 0 0 0 1
Rifle 1987 30A 1 8 1 0 0 1
Source: Mandatory Big Game Mortality Reports
* Includes all animals harvested regardless of sex or special restrictions.

Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Mountain Lion Tag $11.50 2012
  • Adult Mountain Lion Tag $11.50 2011
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $12.75 2012
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $12.75 2011

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Mountain Lion Tag $186.00 2012
  • Adult Mountain Lion Tag $186.00 2011
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $169.75 2012
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $169.75 2011

A valid hunting license is required.
* Indicates this item is optional.

Where to purchase

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Landscape Characteristics and Access

Surface Management

For government land, these data show the managing agency of the land, which may or not be the same as the owning agency.

Graph illustrating 52.32 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 52.32%
Graph illustrating 32.31 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 32.31%
Graph illustrating 11.79 percent Private 11.79%
Graph illustrating 3.42 percent State of Idaho 3.42%

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Land management via Inside Idaho

Access Yes! Properties

Access Yes! is Fish and Game program designed to improve hunting and fishing access to private land or through private land to public land by compensating willing landowners who provide access.

Forest Service Land

Check for road and area closures on National Forest websites

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 75.36% Rangeland 75.36 %
Graph illustrating 17.81% Forest 17.81 %
Graph illustrating 6.24% Irrigated-Sprinkler 6.24 %
Graph illustrating 0.46% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 0.46 %
Graph illustrating 0% Urban 0 %
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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources

Services

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