Wolf General Trapping Season

Portion or Unit 23
Wolf Tag Unlimited Tags

11/15/2019 - 3/31/2020

Gray Wolf (Canis lupus)
Either-sex Wolf
Either sex may be taken.
Open to Trapping, Closed to Hunting.

  • Only a portion of this Area is OPEN to hunt, see note for details.

Foothold traps ONLY. Trapping open ONLY in portion of Unit 23.

Portion or Unit 23
That portion of Unit 23 west of US Highway 95 and north of the Smoky Boulder Road. Also open within that portion of Unit 23 east of US Highway 95 that is within Idaho County and outside the National Forest System boundary. Area Size: 176,605 acres
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More information about the Game Management Unit(s) in this hunt: 23

Resident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Wolf Tag
  • Handicapped Motor Vehicle Permit*

NonResident Tags and Permits

  • Adult Wolf Tag
  • 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 55.68 percent U.S. Forest Service (USFS) 98,337 acres   55.7%
Graph illustrating 21.92 percent Private 38,707 acres   21.9%
Graph illustrating 15.48 percent U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 27,334 acres   15.5%
Graph illustrating 6.67 percent State of Idaho 11,782 acres   6.7%
Graph illustrating 0.25 percent Other 441 acres   0.2%
Graph illustrating 0 percent State of Idaho 4 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.