Lion General Any Weapon Season

Unit 32A
Mountain Lion Tag Unlimited Tags

8/30/2019 - 3/31/2020

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.
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
  • Dogs Prohibited.

Dogs prohibited Aug. 30 - Nov. 3 and Nov. 10 - Nov. 24

Unit 32A
All of Unit 32A. Area Size: 381,932 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 32A

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Unit Harvest Males Females
2014 32A 2 1 1
2013 32A 3 1 2
2012 32A 3 3
2011 32A 1 1
2010 32A
2009 32A 2 1 1
2008 32A 5 3 1
2007 32A 1 1
2006 32A 3 1 2
2005 32A 3 2 1
2004 32A 3 2 1
2003 32A 6 3 3
2002 32A 6 2 4
2001 32A 2 2
2000 32A 10 7 3
Source: Harvest Statistics Database compiled from Mandatory Harvest Reports and Check Station Records
* In 2000 hunter information not collected.

Resident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Mountain Lion Tag
  • Hound Hunter Permit*
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Mountain Lion Tag
  • Hound Hunter Permit*
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

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

Where to purchase

Learn more about IDFG Licenses, Tags & Permits

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 58.51 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 223,455 acres   58.5%
Graph illustrating 29.12 percent Private 111,228 acres   29.1%
Graph illustrating 8.82 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 33,703 acres   8.8%
Graph illustrating 3.49 percent State of Idaho 13,325 acres   3.5%
Graph illustrating 0.06 percent Other 221 acres   0.1%

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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.

Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.