Wolf Trapper Course

This Instructor-led Course is Required to Trap Wolves

  • This 8 hour course provides students with interactive, hands-on training from experienced, certified, volunteer trapper instructors.
  • Course curriculum includes wolf management; wolf trapping regulations and ethics; wolf habits and behavior; making, rigging and setting traps and snares; proper care for a wolf; reporting requirements.
  • Cost is $8.00 per student (online registration includes an additional convenience fee of $1.75).
You must sign-up (register) to take the wolf trapping course. Sign-up at the link below: or by e-mail: wolftrappered@idfg.idaho.gov
Idaho rules require a wolf trapper course before purchasing a wolf trapping tag.
Please see the license, tag and permit fee page for prices.

Wolf Hunting and Trapping Seasons and Rules - [PDF, 560 kb]
Gray wolf
Last Updated: July 20, 2015 
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