Monday, February 03, 2014
Hunting District Restrictions, Closures & Reopenings
The hunting of mountain lions in several Montana hunting districts in Region's 2 and 5 will close at one-half hour after sunset on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014:
Close to hunting of all mountain lions:
- HD's 283 & 285 – which include portions of Missoula and Powell counties,
- HD 580 – which includes portions of Meagher, Park, Sweet Grass and Wheatland counties,
Closed to hunting of male mountain lions on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014:
- HD's 410, 417, 419 & 426 – which includes portions of Fergus, Petroleum and Judith Basin 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.