Thursday, February 14, 2013
Hunting District Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings
The hunting of mountain lions in several Montana hunting districts in Region's 2 and 3 will close at one-half hour after sunset on Friday, February 15, 2013:
Close to hunting of female mountain lions:
- HD 240 – which includes portions of Missoula and Ravalli counties.
Close to hunting of all mountain lions:
- HD 390 & 391 – which includes portions of Broadwater, Gallatin, and Meagher 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) has 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.