BIGHORN SHEEP SEASON TO CLOSE IN HD 501
By Moosetrack Megan
By order of the Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission, hunting district 501 as described in the current Moose, Sheep and Goat regulations legal descriptions shall be closed to hunting of ALL bighorn sheep, effective one-half hour after sunset on Friday, September 23, 2016.
The order halting the hunt came after the pre-established harvest quota for the district had been met.
To check Montana’s Bighorn Sheep harvest in quota areas go to Hunting and choose Drawing and Quota Status, http://fwp.mt.gov/hunting/status/, or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.