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IOGLB has enacted our business continuity plan and will be working remotely.  IOGLB remains fully functional and committed to ensure services to the state are uninterrupted.  You can contact the office by sending an email to Please leave your contact information and we will respond back to you during regular business hours.  Thank you for your understanding.

The most efficient way to renew is to renew online by clicking “Online Licensing Link”. 


Regulating the outfitting and guiding industry in Idaho 

Our goal is to properly regulate the outfitting and guiding industry in Idaho for the purpose of safeguarding the health, safety, and welfare of the public. By doing so, we contribute to the conservation of Idaho's fish, wildlife, and natural resources.

Our license search provides information on all licensed outfitters including address, telephone numbers, types of activities and services they provide, and where they operate. If you have additional questions, please contact us!

  • Bob Barowsky, Board Chairman
  • Wayne Hunsucker, Board Vice Chairman
  • Zach Mason, Board Member
  • George McQuiston, Board Member
  • Louise Stark, Board Member

          Lori Thomason, Executive Director


The Licensing Board is charged with regulating the outfitting and guiding industry for the express purpose of safeguarding the health, safety, and welfare of the public, and to assist with conservation efforts to preserve the state’s fish, wildlife, and natural resources.  


The Licensing Board foresees continuing growth in the state’s tourism industry, and a reasonable amount of change occurring in the commercial recreational services “Outfitting and Guiding.”