In Montana, successful hunts often rely on good relationships and positive interactions with private landowners. Many of Montana’s game species depend on private lands for habitat. A significant amount of the hunting opportunity we have is due in large part to the work and stewardship of private landowners.
Hunting private land is a privilege.
Respecting private land and building relationships with landowners protects hunting access opportunities.
Ethical, fair-chase hunting protects the future of hunting.
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Below you’ll find helpful tips and some great information in planning your hunt.
Here are some things to keep in mind when hunting on private land.
Be considerate when hunting on private land. Private land is an extension of someone's home. Please respect private property.
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