Lion General Any Weapon Season

Unit 71

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
  • Dogs Prohibited.

Dogs prohibited Oct. 1 - Nov. 30

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Hunt Area

Unit 71
All of Unit 71. Area Size: 338,652 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 71 4 3 1 3 1
2013 Any Weapon 71 3 3 3
2012 Any Weapon 71 6 4 2 5
2011 Any Weapon 71 5 3 2 3 2
2010 Any Weapon 71 3 1 2 2 1
2009 Any Weapon 71 9 3 6 3 2
2008 Any Weapon 71 3 2 1 2 1
2007 Any Weapon 71 3 1 2 1 2
2006 Any Weapon 71 2 1 1 1
2005 Any Weapon 71 9 6 3 6 1
2004 Any Weapon 71 3 2 1 2
2003 Any Weapon 71 4 1 3 1
2002 Any Weapon 71 4 2 2 2
2001 Any Weapon 71
2000 Any Weapon 71 4 1 3 1 2
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
Handgun 2002 71 2 4 0 0 0 2
Handgun 2000 71 3 2 0 0 0 2
Handgun 1999 71 2 24 0 0 0 2
Rifle 2003 71 1 2 0 0 0 0
Rifle 2002 71 1 2 1 0 0 1
Rifle 2000 71 1 5 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1999 71 2 4 0 0 0 2
Rifle 1998 71 2 1 0 0 0 0
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 34.97 percent Private 34.97%
Graph illustrating 22.12 percent Indian Reservation 22.12%
Graph illustrating 21.19 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 21.19%
Graph illustrating 10.48 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 10.48%
Graph illustrating 9.07 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 9.07%
Graph illustrating 2.17 percent State of Idaho 2.17%

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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 56.7% Rangeland 56.7 %
Graph illustrating 24.28% Dryland Agriculture 24.28 %
Graph illustrating 9.56% Forest 9.56 %
Graph illustrating 5.31% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 5.31 %
Graph illustrating 2.59% Irrigated-Sprinkler 2.59 %
Graph illustrating 0.64% Urban 0.64 %
Graph illustrating 0.58% Riparian 0.58 %
Graph illustrating 0.34% Water 0.34 %
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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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