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While hiking in idaho. Am i allowed to carry a rilfe?

while i'm out hiking or looking for sheds. Can I carry my rifle or shotgun for protection against cougar bear or wolf?


Yes, you can carry a weapon for protection while you are hiking or looking for shed antlers.