Wolf General Any Weapon Season
Southern Idaho Zone
8/30/2012 - 3/31/2013
- Gray Wolf (Canis lupus)
- Either-sex Wolf
- Either sex may be taken.
- Any Weapon
- Rifle, Archery, Muzzleloader, Shotgun, or Handgun.
- Motorized Hunting Rule (MHR): Motorized vehicle use by all big game hunters is restricted to established roadways legally open to travel by full-sized automobiles. The motorized hunting rule applies only to big game animals, including moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goats, in designated units from August 30 through December 31. Learn more about the Motorized hunting Rule at idfg.idaho.gov/hunt/access/motorized-vehicles
No harvest limit in this zone. Motorized Vehicle Restriction Units 45, 47, 52, 53, 56, 57, 66, 69, 70, 73, 75, 77, 78.
- Southern Idaho Zone
- All of Units 38, 40, 41, 42, 45, 46, 47, 52, 52A, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 63, 63A, 66, 66A, 68, 68A, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 73A, 74, 75, 76, 77 and 78. Area Size: 21,132,465 acres
No historical hunts resemble this hunt or harvest statistics are not currently available for this opportunity.
Tags, Permits & Fees
Resident Tags, Permits, and Fees
- Adult Wolf Tag $11.50 2013
- Adult Wolf Tag $11.50 2012
NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees
- Adult Wolf Tag $31.75 2013
- Adult Wolf Tag $31.75 2012
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. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 39.98%|
|U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 8.3%|
|State of Idaho 5.09%|
|Indian Reservation / Bureau of Indian Affairs 3.35%|
|U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 2.51%|
|U.S. National Park Service (NPS) 2.2%|
|U.S. Military 0.59%|
|U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) 0.48%|
|U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) 0.34%|
|U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) 0.23%|
|U.S. National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) 0.11%|
|U.S. Corps of Engineers (COE) 0.03%|
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.
- Fox Hills Ranch
- Dry Valley
- East of Ririe Reservoir/Meadow Creek Junction
- Arbon - South Valley
- Payne Family Grazing- Pleasant Valley and Thomas Creek
- Arimo Corp.
- Steve Deeg Farms
- Vernon Miller
- Janss Farms
- Bulls Fork Ranch
- Bonneville County, Just south of Tex Creek WMA Between Bulls Fork and Willow Creek.
- Sundown Ranch
- Dan Creek-Jumpoff Hill
- Hammett Livestock
- Guerry, Inc.
- Lazy "R" Ranch
- Cliff Canyon
- Rockland Valley - West
- The Nature Conservency - Fish Creek
- Big Foot Bar Boat Ramp -Snake River
- Diamond A Livestock - Little Pilgrim Gulch
- Erskine-Boise River Dixie
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.
- Owyhee River Wilderness 272,397 acres (1.29% of hunt area)
- Bruneau-Jarbridge Rivers Wilderness 94,853 acres (0.45% of hunt area)
- Big Jacks Creek Wilderness 56,546 acres (0.27% of hunt area)
- Little Jacks Creek Wilderness 54,935 acres (0.26% of hunt area)
- North Fork Owyhee Wilderness 44,684 acres (0.21% of hunt area)
- Craters of the Moon National Wilderness Area 42,973 acres (0.2% of hunt area)
- Pole Creek Wilderness 13,405 acres (0.06% of hunt area)
Land Use/Land Cover
|Rangeland 57.22 %|
|Irrigated-Gravity Flow 10.06 %|
|Forest 9.59 %|
|Irrigated-Sprinkler 8.78 %|
|Dryland Agriculture 8.07 %|
|Rock 2.59 %|
|Riparian 1.98 %|
|Urban 1 %|
|Water 0.69 %|
1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources