Montana Wolf Trapping Season Opens Saturday, Dec. 15
By Matt Schauer

Posted: December 14, 2012

The first wolf trapping season will begin tomorrow, Saturday, December 15, 2012. So far, Montana hunters have harvested 92 wolves across the state.

On December 10, FWP Commission closed wolf hunting and trapping in two areas of of deer and elk hunting district 313, which is in Wolf Management Unit 390. Southwest HD 131, bordered by Yellowstone National Park on the south and Mill Creek on the north. Southeast HD 313, bordered by Yellowstone National Park on the south and Bear Creek on the west.

All other wolf hunting and trapping management units remain open. The wolf trapping and rifle season will end on February 28, 2013.

For more information, check out this article from the Missoulian.

To report the harvest of a wolf, please call the Harvest Reporting line at 1-877-FWP-WILD (1-877-397-9453). Obtain current harvest info by calling 1-800-385-7826.  To see more information stop by FWP’s website.

 

Wolf Hunting Season Harvest Numbers

WMU

Season

Harvest

Status

100 General 4 OPEN
101 General 7 OPEN
110 General 1 OPEN
121 General 7 OPEN
130 General 10 OPEN
150 General 3 OPEN
200 General 7 OPEN
210 General 2 OPEN
250 General 7 OPEN
280 General 4 OPEN
290 General 4 OPEN
310 General 11 OPEN
316 General 2 OPEN
320 General 1 OPEN
330 General 4 OPEN
390 General 15 OPEN
400 General 3 OPEN

Wolf Harvest Total:

92