Lion General Any Weapon Season

Unit 71
Mountain Lion Tag Unlimited Tags

8/30/2019 - 3/31/2020

Species
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.

Restrictions
  • Dogs Prohibited.

Dogs prohibited Oct. 1 - Nov. 30

Unit 71
All of Unit 71. Area Size: 338,653 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 71

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Unit Harvest Males Females
2014 71 4 3 1
2013 71 3 3
2012 71 6 4 2
2011 71 5 3 2
2010 71 3 1 2
2009 71 9 3 6
2008 71 3 2 1
2007 71 3 1 2
2006 71 2 1 1
2005 71 9 6 3
2004 71 3 2 1
2003 71 4 1 3
2002 71 4 2 2
2001 71
2000 71 4 1 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

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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 34.6 percent Private 117,170 acres   34.6%
Graph illustrating 22.48 percent Indian Reservation / Bureau of Indian Affairs 76,125 acres   22.5%
Graph illustrating 21.19 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 71,763 acres   21.2%
Graph illustrating 10.48 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 35,484 acres   10.5%
Graph illustrating 9.08 percent Indian Reservation / Bureau of Indian Affairs 30,758 acres   9.1%
Graph illustrating 1.18 percent State of Idaho 3,991 acres   1.2%
Graph illustrating 0.99 percent State of Idaho 3,362 acres   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.