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Mountain Lion Hunting To Close In Hunting District 340
Wednesday, January 30, 2008
Hunting District Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings
This news release was archived on Friday, February 29, 2008

The hunting of all mountain lions in southwestern Montana hunting district 340, which include portions of Beaverhead, Madison, Jefferson and Silver Bow counties, will close at one-half hour after sunset on Thursday, January 31, 2008.  

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

For more information, visit FWP's web site at fwp.mt.gov under "For Hunters" click on "Mountain Lion Hunting Guide," or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.