MILES CITY, Mont.--Montana's spring male turkey hunting season begins April 13 this year. The deadline to apply for a Montana spring turkey permit in some Montana counties is March 7.
Applicants, who must have a 2013 conservation license to be eligible to apply, will find the spring turkey permit areas in FWP Regions 2, 3, and 4 listed on the application. There is a $5 application fee.
Resident and nonresident spring turkey permit application forms will be available Feb. 25 on the FWP website at fwp.mt.gov. Go to the Hunting page; click "Licenses and Permits" then "Paper Applications".
Hunters in region 7 may purchase their spring turkey tag from any license provider. Tags in region 7 are not subject to this application process.