Press Release

Apply now for moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat hunts

The application period for moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat controlled hunts is now open. Hunters have through April 30 to apply.

Hunters can apply at any Fish and Game office, license vendor, or use a credit card by telephone or over the Internet. Telephone applications may be made at 1-800-554-8685. Internet users may apply through Fish and Game's website at Mailed applications must be postmarked no later than April 30.

Each applicant must possess a valid 2017 Idaho hunting or combination license to apply for a controlled hunt. Moose, goat and sheep hunt applicants must pay the tag fee along with a non-refundable application fee. Controlled hunt fees for residents is $173 or $2,116.50 for nonresidents. Only tag fees will be refunded to those who do not draw.

Drawing results will be posted on the Fish and Game website in early June.

For more information, review the 2017 & 2018 Moose, Bighorn Sheep and Mountain Goat Seasons and Rules brochure available at all license vendors or online at