Lion General Any Weapon Season

Unit 58
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 Oct. 1 - Nov. 30

Unit 58
All of Unit 58. Area Size: 379,945 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 58

General Season Harvest Statistics

Year Unit Harvest Males Females
2014 58 4 1 3
2013 58
2012 58 2 2
2011 58 1 1
2010 58 1 1
2008 58 1 1
2006 58 1 1
2005 58 3 2 1
2004 58 1 1
2003 58 2 2
2001 58
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 46.65 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 177,240 acres   46.6%
Graph illustrating 41.46 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 157,532 acres   41.5%
Graph illustrating 7.4 percent U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 28,120 acres   7.4%
Graph illustrating 3.11 percent Private 11,807 acres   3.1%
Graph illustrating 1.31 percent State of Idaho 4,972 acres   1.3%
Graph illustrating 0.05 percent State of Idaho 174 acres   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.

No properties are currently available in this hunt area.
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Federally-designated Wilderness Areas

No motorized vehicles are allowed in these areas.

There are no wilderness areas in this hunt.