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Beckman

Wildlife Management Area

Site Facts

  • Open:Apr 1 - Jan 2
  • Size: 6568 acres
  • Elevation: 3061 ft

Important Notice

Trapping through special permit only.

Opens noon on April 1.

Management Goal

Management Goal

To provide habitat for mule and white-tailed deer and public hunting opportunities.

Directions

Directions

Travel east of Denton on Highway 81, turn north on Alton Road, then right onto Bally Dome Road and continue NE 10 miles to the SW entrance of the WMA. The road continues into the property. The northwest corner of the Beckman WMA can also be reached from the Bear Springs Road.
(Lat 47.361 , Lng -109.691 )

Contact Information

Contact Information

  • FWP Lewistown Area Resource Office
  • PO Box 938
  • Lewistown, MT   59457
  • (406) 538-4658
  • FWP Region 4 Headquarters
  • 4600 Giant Springs Rd
  • Great Falls, MT   59405
  • (406) 454-5840
Restrictions & Closures

Restrictions & Closures

Management Restriction

Trapping through special permit only.

Management Restriction

CLOSED (1/2 - 3/31)
Closed to protect wildlife during the critical winter period.

Management Restriction

CLOSED (1/1 - 12/31)
Commercial use prohibited.

Management Restriction

Trapping through special permit only.

Motorized Vehicle Restriction

RESTRICTED (4/1 - 1/1)
Roads may be impassable when wet. Use caution.

Seasonal Restriction

OPEN (4/1 - 1/1)
Opens noon on April 1.

Wildlife Viewing

Wildlife Viewing

These locations represent physical occurrences (visually confirmed) within the boundaries of the site. Many more species may be present in the area which are not listed because we do not have a visually confirmed record. If you would like to report a species sighting, a form is available .

Abundance Code Definitions

  • Common Common Abundance
  • UncommonUncommon Abundance
  • RareRare Abundance
  • IncidentalIncidental Occurrence
  • Historic OccurrenceHistoric Occurrence
  • Unknown AbundanceAbundance Unknown