Lion General Any Weapon Season

Unit 61

8/30/2012 - 3/31/2013

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.

Grizzly Bear Caution!
Grizzlies may be found in all or parts of this area. Be prepared. Hunting in grizzly bear country can be very safe and rewarding. Visit our Grizzly Bear Page to learn more.

Dogs prohibited Oct. 1 - Nov. 30

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Hunt Area

Unit 61
All of Unit 61. Area Size: 507,046 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 61 1 1 1
2013 Any Weapon 61 3 3 1 1
2012 Any Weapon 61 1 1 1
2011 Any Weapon 61
2010 Any Weapon 61
2009 Any Weapon 61 1 1 1
2007 Any Weapon 61 1 1 1
2006 Any Weapon 61 3 2 1 2 1
2004 Any Weapon 61 1 1 1
2003 Any Weapon 61 2 1 1 1
2002 Any Weapon 61 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 2003 61 1 1 0 0 0 1
Handgun 2002 61 1 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 2003 61 1 3 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 2013
  • Adult Mountain Lion Tag $11.50 2012
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $12.75 2013
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $12.75 2012

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Mountain Lion Tag $186.00 2013
  • Adult Mountain Lion Tag $186.00 2012
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $169.75 2013
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $169.75 2012

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.

Graph illustrating 70.88 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 70.88%
Graph illustrating 17.39 percent Private 17.39%
Graph illustrating 5.72 percent State of Idaho 5.72%
Graph illustrating 4.98 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 4.98%
Graph illustrating 0.86 percent Other 0.86%
Graph illustrating 0.06 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 0.06%

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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.

No properties are currently available in this hunt area.
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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 76.11% Forest 76.11 %
Graph illustrating 12.95% Rangeland 12.95 %
Graph illustrating 6.79% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 6.79 %
Graph illustrating 1.86% Riparian 1.86 %
Graph illustrating 1.21% Water 1.21 %
Graph illustrating 0.8% Irrigated-Sprinkler 0.8 %
Graph illustrating 0.17% Urban 0.17 %
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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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