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Is there a weight limit for rifles used for hunting big game in Idaho?

Answer

IDAHO WEAPON RESTRICTIONS

 

Rifle and Shotgun

 

In any hunt, including any-weapon seasons, it is unlawful to pursue or kill big game animals:

 

• By any means other than approved firearms, muzzleloaders and archery methods.

 

• With any electronic device attached to, or incorporated on, the firearm or scope; Except scopes containing battery powered or tritium lighted reticles are allowed.

 

• With any firearm that, in combination with a scope, sling and/or any attachments, weighs more than 16 pounds.

 

• With any fully automatic firearm.

 

• With any shotgun using shot smaller than #00 buck.

 

• With any rimfire rifle, rimfire handgun, or muzzleloading handgun, except for mountain lion.