Lion General Any Weapon Season

Unit 73A

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 73A
All of Unit 73A. Area Size: 362,100 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 73A 1 1 1
2013 Any Weapon 73A 3 2 1 2 1
2012 Any Weapon 73A 4 1 3 2 1
2011 Any Weapon 73A 6 5 1 6
2010 Any Weapon 73A 5 3 2 3
2009 Any Weapon 73A 3 3 1
2008 Any Weapon 73A 4 3 1 3
2007 Any Weapon 73A 5 1 4 1
2006 Any Weapon 73A 12 4 8 4 2
2005 Any Weapon 73A 10 7 3 7
2004 Any Weapon 73A 4 1 3 1 1
2003 Any Weapon 73A 1 1
2002 Any Weapon 73A 5 3 2 3
2001 Any Weapon 73A 3 2 1 2
2000 Any Weapon 73A 5 3 2 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 1998 73A 1 15 0 0 0 1
Archery 1996 73A 1 1 0 0 0 1
Handgun 2003 73A 1 3 0 0 0 1
Handgun 2002 73A 4 6 0 0 0 4
Handgun 2001 73A 3 2 0 1 0 1
Handgun 2000 73A 3 3 0 1 0 2
Handgun 1999 73A 6 6 0 0 0 5
Handgun 1998 73A 1 20 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1997 73A 3 3 1 0 0 3
Handgun 1990 73A 1 10 0 0 0 1
Rifle 2002 73A 1 1 0 0 0 1
Rifle 2000 73A 2 1 0 0 0 2
Rifle 1999 73A 2 1 0 1 0 1
Rifle 1998 73A 10 2 1 3 0 6
Rifle 1997 73A 4 2 0 0 0 2
Rifle 1996 73A 2 1 0 0 0 2
Rifle 1995 73A 2 1 0 1 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 48.91 percent Private 48.91%
Graph illustrating 19.95 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 19.95%
Graph illustrating 14.53 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 14.53%
Graph illustrating 8.6 percent Indian Reservation 8.6%
Graph illustrating 4.05 percent State of Idaho 4.05%
Graph illustrating 2.93 percent U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) 2.93%
Graph illustrating 0.76 percent U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) 0.76%
Graph illustrating 0.27 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 0.27%

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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 46.45% Dryland Agriculture 46.45 %
Graph illustrating 25.79% Forest 25.79 %
Graph illustrating 20.33% Rangeland 20.33 %
Graph illustrating 6.06% Irrigated-Sprinkler 6.06 %
Graph illustrating 1.25% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 1.25 %
Graph illustrating 0.12% Urban 0.12 %
Graph illustrating 0% Riparian 0 %
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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources

Services

Lodging, Camping, Restaurants & Other Services

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