Bighorn sheep season to close in HDs 500 and 501
By angelamontana

Posted: September 27, 2018

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 Saturday, September 22, 2018.

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.


By order of the Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission, hunting district 500 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 Wednesday, September 26, 2018.

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.