Lion General Any Weapon Season

Unit 1

2/17/2012 - 3/31/2012

Mountain Lion, Cougar, or Puma (Puma concolor)
Either-sex Mountain Lion
Neither spotted mountain lion young nor female mountain lions accompanied by young may be taken.
Dog Training
Dogs may be used for training purposes ONLY.


No special restrictions.

Grizzly Bear Caution!
Grizzlies may be found in all or parts of this area. Be prepared. Hunting in grizzly bear country can be very safe and rewarding. Visit our Grizzly Bear Page to learn more.

Locator Map of Hunt Area in Idaho
Hunt Area Legend Key Item Hunt Area Location

Hunt Area

Unit 1
All of Unit 1. Area Size: 1,584,443 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 1


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 Mountain Lion Tag $11.50 2012
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $12.75 2012

NonResident Tags, Permits, and Fees

  • Adult Mountain Lion Tag $186.00 2012
  • Hound Hunter Permit* $169.75 2012

A valid hunting license is required.
* Indicates this item is optional.

Where to purchase

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Landscape Characteristics and Access

Surface Management

For government land, these data show the managing agency of the land, which may or not be the same as the owning agency.

Graph illustrating 52.17 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 52.17%
Graph illustrating 29.33 percent Private 29.33%
Graph illustrating 15.66 percent State of Idaho 15.66%
Graph illustrating 2.09 percent Other 2.09%
Graph illustrating 0.73 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 0.73%
Graph illustrating 0 percent Indian Reservation / Bureau of Indian Affairs 0%

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Land management via Inside Idaho

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.

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.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.

Land Use/Land Cover

Graph illustrating 77.62% Forest 77.62 %
Graph illustrating 14.43% Dryland Agriculture 14.43 %
Graph illustrating 6.13% Rangeland 6.13 %
Graph illustrating 1.63% Water 1.63 %
Graph illustrating 0.16% Urban 0.16 %
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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources