Furbearer General Any Weapon Season
Panhandle Furbearer Region
7/1/2011 - 6/30/2012
- American Badger (Taxidea taxus)
- Either-sex American Badger
- Either sex may be taken.
- Any Weapon or Trap
- Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, Handgun or Trap.
No special restrictions.
- Panhandle Furbearer Region
- Benewah, Bonner, Boundary, Kootenai and Shoshone Counties. Area Size: 5,076,376 acres
No historical hunts resemble this hunt or harvest statistics are not currently available for this opportunity.
Tags, Permits & Fees
No resident tags are necessary.
No non-resident tags are necessary.
Landscape Characteristics and Access
For government land, these data show the managing agency of the land, which may or not be the same as the owning agency.
|U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 48.1%|
|State of Idaho 8.89%|
|U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 1.94%|
|Indian Reservation 0.98%|
|U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 0.27%|
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.
- Mica Creek Drainage on St. Joe River
- Hugas Creek & St. Joe River Basin
- Trout Creek Drainage (St. Joe)
- John Creek Drainage
- Trout Creek Drainage (Pack River)
- Caribou Creek Drainage
Forest Service Land
Check for road and area closures on National Forest websites
- Clearwater National Forest
- Coeur d'Alene National Forest
- Kaniksu National Forest
- Kootenai National Forest
- St. Joe National Forest
Federally-designated Wilderness Areas
No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.
There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.
Land Use/Land Cover
|Forest 76.14 %|
|Dryland Agriculture 14.69 %|
|Rangeland 4.57 %|
|Water 2.98 %|
|Urban 0.84 %|
|Riparian 0.76 %|
1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources
Lodging, Camping, Restaurants & Other Services
- Cities in Panhandle Furbearer Region
- Coeur d'Alene, pop. 36,259
- Post Falls, pop. 18,738
- Sandpoint, pop. 7,167
- Rathdrum, pop. 5,081
- Bonners Ferry, pop. 2,639
- St. Maries, pop. 2,586
- Cataldo, pop. 2,395
- Kellogg, pop. 2,258
- Murray / Prichard, pop. 1,920
- Priest River, pop. 1,818
- Spirit Lake, pop. 1,409
- Plummer, pop. 968
- Wallace, pop. 898
- Athol, pop. 678
- Hope / Clark Fork, pop. 633
- Priest Lake, pop. 600
- Harrison, pop. 268
- Worley, pop. 223
- Bayview, pop. 200
- Cities within 25 mi.
- Cities within 50 mi.