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Wildlife Management Area

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Small mammal trapping at Fleecer WMA in 2006. - Small mammal trapping at Fleecer wildlife management area in 2006.
 
Open: May 15 - Dec 2
Size: 7394 acres
Elevation: 5643 ft
Nearest Town: Butte

Opens noon on May 15.



Management Goal
Management Goal

To provide year-round habitat for wildlife, emphasizing winter range for elk and mule deer and to provide public outdoor recreational opportunities.

Directions
Directions

Approximately 10 miles south of Butte, MT off I-15. Take the Divide exit.
(Lat 45.767, Lng -112.77)

Contact Information
Contact Information

Vanna Boccadori
1820 Meadowlark Ln
Butte, MT   59701
(406) 494-2082
vboccadori@mt.gov

Hunting/Trapping Opportunities
Hunting/Trapping Opportunities
Antelope Go To Field Guide Field Guide Go To Hunting Guide Hunting Guide
Black Bear Go To Field Guide Field Guide Go To Hunting Guide Hunting Guide
Blue Grouse Go To Field Guide Field Guide
Bobcat Go To Field Guide Field Guide
Elk Go To Field Guide Field Guide Go To Hunting Guide Hunting Guide
Gray Partridge (Hungarian Partridge) Go To Field Guide Field Guide
Moose Go To Field Guide Field Guide Go To Hunting Guide Hunting Guide
Mountain Lion Go To Field Guide Field Guide Go To Hunting Guide Hunting Guide
Mourning Dove Go To Field Guide Field Guide
Mule Deer Go To Field Guide Field Guide Go To Hunting Guide Hunting Guide
Pine Marten Go To Field Guide Field Guide
Ruffed Grouse Go To Field Guide Field Guide
Sage Grouse Go To Field Guide Field Guide
Snipe Go To Field Guide Field Guide
Spruce Grouse Go To Field Guide Field Guide
White-tailed Deer Go To Field Guide Field Guide Go To Hunting Guide Hunting Guide
Wolverine Go To Field Guide Field Guide
Hunting Access System
Hunting Access System

Designated open roads.

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.
Activities
Activities
  • Fishing
  • Camping
  • Bicycling
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Hunting
  • Photography
Campground
Campground
  • Back Country Campsite
  • Primitive Campsite
  • Tent Site
Miscellaneous
Miscellaneous
  • Dog Exercise Area
Picnic Site
Picnic Site
  • Primitive
Sanitation/Water
Sanitation/Water
  • Pack in/Pack out
Trail
Trail
  • Bike Trail
  • Hiking Trail
  • Horseback Riding Trail
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.

 Amphibians
 Birds (A-C)
 Birds (D-L)
 Birds (M-R)
 Birds (S-Z)
 Fish
 Mammals
Abundance Codes
Common Abundance = Common   Uncommon Abundance = Uncommon   Rare Abundance = Rare  
Incidental Occurrence = Incidental   Historic Occurrence = Historic Occurrence   Abundance Unknown = Unknown Abundance