Idaho Fish and Game reports a mountain lion sighting near Table Rock

Posted at 5:28 PM, Jul 05, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-05 19:34:00-04

If your summer hiking plans include a trip up Table Rock here is a quick a heads up. Idaho Fish and Game reports a Boise Police Officer recently spotted a mountain lion near Table Rock during a night patrol.

Fish and Game says there have been no other recent reports of cat activity in the area, however, the report as a reminder that no matter where you are in Idaho, you're likely close to wildlife, even in urban or suburban areas.

Here's an up close encounter a Fish and Game conservation officer had with a mountain lion last fall.