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Wildlife Management Area

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Open: Apr 1 - Jan 2
Size: 6568 acres
Elevation: 3061 ft
Nearest Town: Denton

IMPORTANT NOTICE:
Posted

Trapping through special permit only.
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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

Hunting/Trapping Opportunities
Hunting/Trapping Opportunities
Antelope Go To Field Guide Field Guide Go To Hunting Guide Hunting Guide
Gray Partridge (Hungarian Partridge) Go To Field Guide Field Guide
Mule Deer Go To Field Guide Field Guide Go To Hunting Guide Hunting Guide
Ring-necked Pheasant Go To Field Guide Field Guide
Sharp-tailed Grouse Go To Field Guide Field Guide
White-tailed Deer Go To Field Guide Field Guide Go To Hunting Guide Hunting Guide
Wild Turkey Go To Field Guide Field Guide
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.
Activities
Activities
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Hunting
  • Photography
Campground
Campground
  • Primitive Campsite
Sanitation/Water
Sanitation/Water
  • Pack in/Pack out
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 Codes
Common Abundance = Common   Uncommon Abundance = Uncommon   Rare Abundance = Rare  
Incidental Occurrence = Incidental   Historic Occurrence = Historic Occurrence   Abundance Unknown = Unknown Abundance