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Wolf Harvest Information

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 

Check the wolf hunting and trapping seasons and rules or your local regional office for specific details about the Panhandle and Dworshak-Elk City Zone hunting seasons.
2013-2014 Hunting / Trapping Season
Updated: April 21, 2014

Wolf Zone Harvest Limit Harvest By Hunting Harvest By Trapping Limit Remaining Hunting Season Dates/Status Trapping Season Dates/Status
Panhandle   42
53
  Open year-round on private lands. CLOSED
Palouse-Hells Canyon
8
    CLOSED CLOSED
Lolo   7
10
  Aug 30 - Jun 30 CLOSED
Dworshak-Elk City   29
19
  Aug 30 - Jun 30
Open in that portion of unit 16 north of the Selway River ONLY.
CLOSED
Selway  
5
5
  Aug 30 - Jun 30 CLOSED
Middle Fork
12
4   Aug 30 - Jun 30 CLOSED
Salmon 45 12 5
28
CLOSED CLOSED
McCall-Weiser   15
7   CLOSED CLOSED
Sawtooth 60 16
  44 CLOSED NO SEASON
Southern Mountains 40
26
  12** CLOSED NO SEASON
Beaverhead 10
2   8 CLOSED NO SEASON
Island Park 30 7
1
21 *
CLOSED CLOSED
Southern Idaho   2
    CLOSED NO SEASON
HARVEST TOTAL 183104



* The limit remaining has been reduced by 1 additional wolf to account for an illegal harvest.

** The limit remaining has been reduced by 2 additional wolves to account for non-target trapping mortalities.

Please call 1-855-648-5558 for the most up-to-date information on zone closures.

Echinococcus granulosus: Wolves and other canids are known carriers of a parasitic tapeworm (E. granulosus) that is linked to hydatid disease in humans. Hunters are encouraged to wear rubber gloves when skinning canids and to avoid handling canid feces. Read more about the disease.

Wolf Hunting Season Status Map


Wolf Trapping Season Status Map 

 
 


 
 

Last Updated: April 21, 2014 
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