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Female Mountain Lion Hunting To Close In Hunting District 301
Tuesday, December 23, 2003
Hunting District Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings
This news release was archived on Friday, January 23, 2004

The hunting of female mountain lions in southwestern Montana hunting district 301, which includes portions of Gallatin and Park counties, will close at one-half hour after sunset on Wednesday, December 24, 2003.

The order halting the hunt came shortly after Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks officials received word that the pre-established harvest quota for lions in the district had been met. 

For more information, visit FWP's web site at fwp.state.mt.us at "Hot Topics" then click on "Mountain Lion Hunting District Closures," or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.