Any surplus Nonresident, Big Game, Elk, or deer combination licenses will be available starting May 5th. No drawings. And elk numbers in 85% of Montana's hunting districts are at or over objective.
BUY ONLINE: Begining May 5th, purchase a surplus nonresident combination hunting license online.
BUY IN FWP OFFICES: Beginning May 5th, purchase a surplus nonresident combination hunting license at the nearest FWP Office.
> The 2014 Archery Season runs Sept 6—Oct 19. Archers must meet archery & hunter education requirements.
> 2014 General Big Game Season runs Oct 25—Nov 30
> Big Game (Deer & Elk) Combo License—$976
> Youth Big Game Combo License—$490.50
(Unlimited - Paper application only (PDF))
> Elk Combo License—$826
> Deer Combo Licenses—$580
*Combo licenses also include a fishing license, upland game bird license & Hunting Access Enhancement Fee.
Montana Elk Hunting
Learn how to apply for a license, and where and when to hunt elk across Montana's vast, diverse and breathtaking lands. Tips include: packing an elk out; finding trophy areas; and essential gear to bring. The free booklet is available online (PDF).