Wildlife Management Area on the Yellowstone River
Most Difficult Accessibility
Region 7 |
Missouri River Country
Limited access for trailers and RV's.
Elk Island Wildlife Management Area is located on the Yellowstone River
52 miles from the mouth
Intake Dam is the next access site upstream from Elk Island.
To provide maximum hunting opportunities, primarily for white-tailed deer and pheasants, while also maintaining wildlife populations and the unique riparian ecosystem in a viable and healthy condition.
Richland County, approximately two miles southeast of Savage - between mileposts 32 and 33 on Highway 16, then one mile northeast on an all-weather road.
(Lat 47.469, Lng
FWP Region 7 Headquarters
PO Box 1630
Miles City, MT
Walk-in hunting only from county roads and trails to fishing access sites
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.