Lion General Any Weapon Season

Unit 46

8/30/2014 - 3/31/2015

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 46
All of Unit 46. Area Size: 1,699,699 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 46
2013 Any Weapon 46
2012 Any Weapon 46
2011 Any Weapon 46
2010 Any Weapon 46 2 2 2
2007 Any Weapon 46
2006 Any Weapon 46 2 1 1 1
2005 Any Weapon 46
2004 Any Weapon 46 4 1 3 1 1
2003 Any Weapon 46 2 1 1 1 1
2002 Any Weapon 46 2 1 1 1 1
2001 Any Weapon 46 4 2 1 2 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
Archery 1992 46 1 15 0 0 0 1
Handgun 2002 46 1 25 0 0 0 1
Handgun 1993 46 1 1 0 0 0 1
Rifle 2002 46 1 0 0 0 0 0
Rifle 2001 46 2 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1997 46 1 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1996 46 1 1 0 0 0 1
Rifle 1995 46 1 30 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1994 46 1 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1993 46 1 4 0 1 0 0
Rifle 1992 46 4 3 0 1 0 0
Rifle 1990 46 1 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1987 46 1 1 0 0 0 0
Rifle 1985 46 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, and Fees

  • Adult Mountain Lion Tag $11.50 2015
  • Adult Mountain Lion Tag $11.50 2014
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $12.75 2015
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $12.75 2014

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Mountain Lion Tag $186.00 2015
  • Adult Mountain Lion Tag $186.00 2014
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $169.75 2015
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $169.75 2014

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 70.06 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 70.06%
Graph illustrating 18.11 percent Private 18.11%
Graph illustrating 6.75 percent U.S. Military 6.75%
Graph illustrating 4.19 percent State of Idaho 4.19%
Graph illustrating 0.34 percent U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 0.34%
Graph illustrating 0.3 percent Other 0.3%
Graph illustrating 0.25 percent U.S. National Park Service (NPS) 0.25%

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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

No National Forest lands overlap this hunt area.

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 83.84% Rangeland 83.84 %
Graph illustrating 6.46% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 6.46 %
Graph illustrating 6.04% Irrigated-Sprinkler 6.04 %
Graph illustrating 2.61% Riparian 2.61 %
Graph illustrating 0.72% Urban 0.72 %
Graph illustrating 0.2% Rock 0.2 %
Graph illustrating 0.12% Dryland Agriculture 0.12 %
Graph illustrating 0.02% Water 0.02 %
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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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