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Information about hunting and pursuing cougars in Utah

Cougar hunting guidebook

Cougar Guidebook

Download the 2015–16 guidebook for important information on the rules, regulations and season dates for hunting and pursuing cougars in Utah.

Important dates

See our wildlife calendar for dates and deadlines.

Hunting maps

Harvest-objective permits

Harvest-objective permits are available over-the-counter. Before each hunting trip, make sure you verify that the unit is still open.

  • Visit Cougar harvest-objective information to see which units are still open. This information is updated often during the season.
  • Call toll-free 1-888-668-LION (5466) to verify the unit is still open. During the season, we update this information by noon each day.

Voluntary cougar orientation course

Cougar harvest information

Cougar drawing results

Cougar management plan

Other cougar information

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