The hunting of mountain lions in two Montana hunting districts in Region 3 will close at one-half hour after sunset on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014:
Closed to hunting of female mountain lions:
• HD 340 – which includes portions of Beaverhead, Madison, Jefferson & Silver Bow counties.
Closed to hunting of all mountain lions:
• HD 317 – which includes portions of Park County.
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 districts 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.