The Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission approved a random drawing for deer-hunter access to Montana's Marias River Wildlife Management Area, southwest of Shelby in Hunting District 406.
Deer hunters must apply for an opportunity to access the WMA via a random drawing for deer hunting periods during the Archery Season—September 3 through October 16, 2022; or the General Rifle Season—October 22 through November 27, 2022.
Public hunting access for all other species (except deer) is open on the Marias River Wildlife Management Area.
For questions about the application process, please contact the FWP Region 4 Office at 406-454-5840.
The application period for this opportunity is now closed.
Access to the Marias River Wildlife Management Area will be allocated as follows:
2022 Archery Season - Deer Hunting Periods
2022 General Season - Deer Hunting Periods