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Spring Turkey Hunting Opens April 13
Friday, March 15, 2013
This news release was archived on Sunday, April 14, 2013

Montana’s spring turkey gobbler season opens April 13 and ends May 19.

Licenses are available from all Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks offices, on the FWP website at and from FWP license providers across the state.

The 2013 Spring Turkey regulations, with details on turkey hunting in the general area, are available online at, at most FWP offices and license providers. The application deadline for western Montana's spring gobbler season permits has passed.

Hunters should remember when transporting a spring turkey within the state of Montana, one leg and foot must be left naturally attached for evidence of sex. Montana law requires permission for all hunting on private land.