Lion General Any Weapon Season

Unit 76

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. 30

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Hunt Area

Unit 76
All of Unit 76. Area Size: 890,231 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 76 6 4 2 6
2013 Any Weapon 76 6 5 1 5 1
2012 Any Weapon 76 11 7 4 10 1
2011 Any Weapon 76 6 4 2 5
2010 Any Weapon 76 11 4 7 8 1
2009 Any Weapon 76 9 7 2 7 1
2008 Any Weapon 76 11 5 6 5 1
2007 Any Weapon 76 11 4 7 4 1
2006 Any Weapon 76 14 6 8 6 2
2005 Any Weapon 76 18 8 10 8 5
2004 Any Weapon 76 11 10 1 10 2
2003 Any Weapon 76 13 4 8 4 1
2002 Any Weapon 76 4 3 1 3 1
2001 Any Weapon 76 2 2
2000 Any Weapon 76 4 1 3 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 2003 76 1 1 0 0 0 1
Archery 2002 76 2 1 0 0 0 1
Archery 2000 76 1 5 0 0 0 1
Archery 1999 76 1 1 0 0 0 1
Archery 1998 76 5 5 1 0 0 5
Archery 1997 76 4 1 0 0 0 4
Archery 1996 76 1 2 0 0 0 1
Archery 1995 76 3 5 0 0 0 2
Archery 1993 76 3 5 0 0 0 3
Archery 1992 76 1 1 0 0 0 1
Archery 1990 76 1 2 0 0 0 1
Archery 1988 76 1 1 0 0 0 1
Handgun 2001 76 1 1 0 0 0 1
Handgun 2000 76 1 1 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1998 76 1 4 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1996 76 1 1 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1994 76 2 5 0 0 0 2
Handgun 1991 76 1 3 0 0 0 1
Rifle 2003 76 3 2 0 0 0 1
Rifle 2002 76 2 3 0 0 0 2
Rifle 2000 76 1 2 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1999 76 1 2 0 0 0 1
Rifle 1998 76 3 2 0 1 0 1
Rifle 1995 76 1 1 0 0 0 1
Rifle 1992 76 1 2 0 0 0 1
Rifle 1990 76 1 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1988 76 3 5 0 0 0 3
Rifle 1986 76 1 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 & 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 & 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.

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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.

State of Idaho Graph illustrating 4.38% 4.38 %
U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Graph illustrating 7.34% 7.34 %
U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Graph illustrating 42.95% 42.95 %
Indian Reservation Graph illustrating 0% 0 %
Private Graph illustrating 39.43% 39.43 %
U.S. National Wildlife Refuge Graph illustrating 1.91% 1.91 %

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Land management via Inside Idaho

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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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Dryland Agriculture Graph illustrating 10.44% 10.44 %
Forest Graph illustrating 34.39% 34.39 %
Irrigated-Gravity Flow Graph illustrating 4.74% 4.74 %
Irrigated-Sprinkler Graph illustrating 6.17% 6.17 %
Rangeland Graph illustrating 36.92% 36.92 %
Riparian Graph illustrating 2.85% 2.85 %
Urban Graph illustrating 0.69% 0.69 %
Water Graph illustrating 3.76% 3.76 %

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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources

Weather

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Services

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