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Wildlife Management Area

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Open: May 15 - Dec 2
Size: 10397 acres
Elevation: 4856 ft
Nearest Town: Bynum

Opens noon on May 15.



Management Goal
Management Goal

To provide winter range for elk and mule deer, to prevent game depredation, to provide public access to WMA and adjacent public lands, and to provide spring and summer habitat for black and grizzly bears.

Directions
Directions

Northwestern Teton County, 15 miles west of Bynum; 85 miles northwest of Great Falls. County road access from U.S. Highway 89 at Bynum.
(Lat 48.009, Lng -112.639)

Contact Information
Contact Information

Ryan Rauscher
Conrad FWP Office
Suite C
Conrad, MT   59425
(406) 271-7033
rrauscher@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
Ducks Go To Hunting Guide Hunting Guide
Elk Go To Field Guide Field Guide Go To Hunting Guide Hunting Guide
Geese Go To Hunting Guide Hunting Guide
Mule Deer Go To Field Guide Field Guide Go To Hunting Guide Hunting 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
Hunting Access System
Hunting Access System

GRIZZLY BEAR ALERT.

Restrictions & Closures
Restrictions & Closures
Advisory for Public Safety
RESTRICTED (5/15 - 11/30)
Mandatory food storage requirements.
Management Restriction
CLOSED (12/1 - 5/14)
Closed to protect wildlife during the critical winter and spring periods.
Management Restriction
Commercial use prohibited.
Seasonal Restriction
OPEN (5/15 - 11/30)
Opens noon on May 15.
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.

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