Wolf General Any Weapon Season

Beaverhead Zone

8/30/2012 - 1/31/2013

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

Hunting is closed when harvest limit of 10 wolves is reached.

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Hunt Area Legend Key Item Hunt Area Location

Hunt Area

Beaverhead Zone
All of Units 30, 30A, 58, 59 and 59A. Area Size: 1,303,688 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 30 30A 58 59 59A


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

A valid hunting license is required.
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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 43.47 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 43.47%
Graph illustrating 37.15 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 37.15%
Graph illustrating 14.8 percent Private 14.8%
Graph illustrating 2.28 percent U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 2.28%
Graph illustrating 2.2 percent State of Idaho 2.2%
Graph illustrating 0.01 percent Other 0.01%

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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 74.76% Rangeland 74.76 %
Graph illustrating 18.74% Forest 18.74 %
Graph illustrating 4.46% Irrigated-Gravity Flow 4.46 %
Graph illustrating 1.7% Irrigated-Sprinkler 1.7 %
Graph illustrating 0.28% Urban 0.28 %
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1990 Land Use/Land Cover based on Anderson et al scheme via Idaho Department of Water Resources