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Nevada Lake

Wildlife Management Area

Site Facts

  • Open:May 15 - Dec 2
  • Size: 740 acres
  • Elevation: 5203 ft

Opens noon on May 15.

Management Goal

Management Goal

Maintain and enhance winter range for elk and mule deer

Directions

Directions

Beside the Nevada Lake Reservoir between Avon and Helmville - From Avon: drive Highway 141 to Nevada Lake Reservoir. Park at the dam and walk in on the north side of the road.
(Lat 46.813 , Lng -112.799 )

Contact Information

Contact Information

  • Jay Kolbe
  • PO Box 1288
  • Seeley Lake, MT   59868
  • (406) 499-2356
  • jkolbe@mt.gov
Hunting Access System

Hunting Access System

No motorized vehicles allowed.

Restrictions & Closures

Restrictions & Closures

Management Restriction

CLOSED (12/1 - 5/14)
Closed to protect wildlife during the critical winter period.

Seasonal Restriction

OPEN (5/15 - 11/30)
Opens noon on May 15.

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