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Several Mountain Lion Hunting Districts Closed In Regions 2, 4 & 5
Monday, February 04, 2013
Hunting District Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings
This news release was archived on Wednesday, March 6, 2013

The hunting of mountain lions in several Montana hunting districts in Region's 2, 4 and 5 closed at one-half hour after sunset on Sunday, February 3, 2013:

Closed to hunting of male mountain lions:

  • HD's 413 & 432 – which includes portions of Cascade, Meagher and Judith Basin counties.

Closed to hunting of all mountain lions:

  • HD's – 213 & 214 – which includes portions of Granite, Powell and Deer Lodge counties.
  • HD 520 – which includes portions of portions of Carbon, Stillwater and Sweet Grass counties.

The closure notice for the hunt came shortly after Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks officials received word that the pre-established harvest quota or sub-quota for the district(s) had been met.

For more information, visit FWP's website at fwp.mt.gov, click on “Hunting," then under Hunting Guides click on “Mountain Lion,” or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.