Under Montana law, hunters must have a landowner's permission to hunt on private lands.
Hunters who take the time now to request landowner permission to hunt benefit by having more time and opportunity to build a relationship with the landowner.
Here are some ideas that can improve your odds of gaining permission to hunt on private land.
For more on obtaining hunting access, visit the Hunting pages on Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks’ website at fwp.mt.gov. For information on FWP's Hunter-Landowner Stewardship Project go to the Hot Topics link on the Hunting page.