Furbearer General Any Weapon Season

Salmon Furbearer Region
Unlimited Tags

10/22/2018 - 3/15/2019

Northern River Otter (Lontra canadensis)
Either-sex Northern River Otter
Either sex may be taken.
Open to Trapping, Closed to Hunting.


Harvest quota 15 for the Salmon Region. Visit River Otter Harvest Webpage, call the Salmon office at (208)756-2271 or call the 24 hour hotline at (800)323-4334 24 to obtain current harvest information. Season closes 48 hours after quota is reached. Maximum limit of 2 otters per trapper.

Main Salmon R. downstream from North Fork, Idaho: CLOSED.

All areas closed to beaver trapping are closed to otter trapping.


Salmon Furbearer Region
Custer and Lemhi Counties. Area Size: 6,081,642 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 21 21A 27 28 29 30 30A 36 36A 36B 37 37A 50 51 58 59A


Tags, Permits & Fees

Resident Tags and Permits

  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

A valid hunting license is required for all hunting and trapping activities.
* Indicates this item is optional.

Where to purchase

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