Upland Game Hunting
Hunters looking to pursue upland game will find several opportunities in Idaho.
Upland Game Animal Opportunities
- Cottontail rabbit
- Snowshoe hare
- Red Squirrel (as of 8/23/18)
Idaho’s native Pygmy rabbit is a protected species and there is no hunting season for them. Be sure of your target.
Pygmy - no hunting season
Adult size: - less than 1 foot in length
Looking for upland bird opportunities?
Friday, December 10, 2021 - 12:10 PM MSTHunting Upland Game Hunting Upland Game, Furbearer and Turkey Seasons and Rules Red Squirrel (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus) Snowshoe Hare (Lepus americanus) Eastern Cottontail (Sylvilagus floridanus) Mountain Cottontail (Sylvilagus nuttallii) Dusky Grouse (Dendragapus obscurus) Ruffed Grouse (Bonasa umbellus) Spruce Grouse (Falcipennis canadensis)
Friday, December 3, 2021 - 3:51 PM MST
Fish and Game wants to hear from you on upland game, turkey and furbearer season proposals in the Panhandle and elsewhere in the state
Friday, December 3, 2021 - 1:53 PM MST
Friday, November 26, 2021 - 11:06 AM MST