State of Montana Website Montana State Parks Website
  Home » News » News Releases » Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings » Hunting Districts » Black Bear Season To Close In Bear Management Unit 700
Black Bear Season To Close In Bear Management Unit 700
Monday, September 29, 2008
Hunting District Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings
This news release was archived on Wednesday, October 29, 2008

The hunting of all black bears in Bear Management Unit 700 – Region 7, in portions of Big Horn, Carter, Custer, Dawson, Fallon, Garfield, McCone, Musselshell, Prairie, Powder River, Richland, Rosebud, Treasure, Yellowstone and Wibaux counties, will close one-half hour after sunset on Thursday, October 2, 2008. 

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