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Most Upland Game Bird Hunting Seasons To Open September 1
Wed Aug 14 14:51:00 MDT 2013
Hunting
This news release was archived on Fri Sep 13 14:51:00 MDT 2013

Opening day for most of Montana's upland game bird hunting seasons occur on the same day every year—Sept. 1. The exception is for pheasants. The 2013 general pheasant season opens Oct. 12.
Here are the statewide hunting-season dates for upland game birds:

  • Sept. 1-Jan. 1, 2014
    • Mountain grouse
    • Partridge
    • Sharp-tailed grouse
    • Turkey (fall season)
  • Sept. 1-Nov. 1
    • Sage grouse
  • Sept. 21-22
    • Youth Only Special Pheasant Weekend
  • Oct. 12-Jan. 1, 2014
    • Pheasant