Hunting

Controlled Hunt Areas 2013 - Deer

Controlled hunt is a term used to describe a hunt with a limited number of permits, as opposed to a general season, which allows unlimited numbers of hunters. Controlled hunts are often desirable because of location and/or timing. Success rates are usually higher in controlled hunts than general season hunts. For more information visit the following websites:

 

http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/public/licenses/controlledHunts/

 

http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/public/hunt/rules/

 

 

Controlled Hunt Areas 2013 - Bear

24k version of Idaho Fish & Game's 2013 Bear Controlled Hunt Areas.

Controlled hunt is a term used to describe a hunt with a limited number of permits, as opposed to a general season, which allows unlimited numbers of hunters. Controlled hunts are often desirable because of location and/or timing. Success rates are usually higher in controlled hunts than general season hunts. For more information visit the following websites:

 

http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/public/licenses/controlledHunts/

 

http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/public/hunt/rules/

 

 

Controlled Hunt Areas 2013 - Antelope

Controlled hunt is a term used to describe a hunt with a limited number of permits, as opposed to a general season, which allows unlimited numbers of hunters. Controlled hunts are often desirable because of location and/or timing. Success rates are usually higher in controlled hunts than general season hunts. For more information visit the following websites:

 

http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/public/licenses/controlledHunts/

 

http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/public/hunt/rules/

 

 

Closed to Waterfowl Hunting

 

This dataset depicts the areas in Idaho that are closed to waterfowl hunting as outlined in the General Rules and Information in the current Idaho Waterfowl Seasons & Rules Booklet.  

Please visit http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/public/hunt/rules for more information.

NOTE: Please read the comments field for exceptions and/or more specific information about the area closed.

Closed to Upland Game Animal Hunting

 

This dataset depicts the areas in Idaho that are closed to upland game animal hunting as outlined in the General Hunting Rules in the current Idaho Upland Game, Furbearer, and Turkey Seasons & Rules Booklet.  

Please visit http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/public/hunt/rules for more information.

NOTE: Please read the comments field for exceptions and/or more specific information about the area closed.

Closed to Upland Game Bird and Turkey Hunting

 

This dataset depicts the areas in Idaho that are closed to upland game bird and turkey hunting as outlined in the General Hunting Rules in the current Idaho Upland Game, Furbearer, and Turkey Seasons & Rules Booklet.  

Please visit http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/public/hunt/rules for more information.

NOTE: Please read the comments field for exceptions and/or more specific information about the area closed.

Closed to Furbearer Hunting

 

This dataset depicts the areas in Idaho that are closed to furbearer hunting and trapping as outlined in the Furbearer Methods of Take and Rules in the current Idaho Upland Game, Furbearer, and Turkey Seasons & Rules Booklet.  

Please visit http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/public/hunt/rules for more information.

NOTE: Please read the comments field for exceptions and/or more specific information about the area closed.

Closed to Big Game Hunting

This dataset depicts the areas in Idaho that are closed to big game hunting as outlined in the Big Game Rules in the current Idaho Big Game Seasons & Rules Booklet.  

Please visit http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/public/hunt/rules for more information.

NOTE: Please read the comments field for exceptions and/or more specific information about the area closed.

Wildlife Management Areas

Thirty-two Wildlife Management Areas located in seven Idaho Fish and Game regions have been established to protect wildlife habitat and are available for hunting, fishing and other public enjoyment of wildlife. Varying from 275 to 85,000 acres, each area is dedicated to primary purposes such as big game, waterfowl and upland game.

Fire Emergency Closures (NO CLOSURES AT THIS TIME)

NO ACTIVE FIRES AT THIS TIME.  Keeping as placeholder for next year.

Data

 

Forest Closure Orders for Idaho created by combining files from wildfire teams made available via Inciweb (http://inciweb.org), NIFC (ftp://ftp.nifc.gov) and digitizing by IDFG staff.

View this layer online in the IDFG Fire Map or Huntplanner Map Center.