The hunting of female mountain lions in western Montana hunting districts 290, 291, 292 and the western half of 298 west of State Route 141 – which includes portions of Powell, Granite & Missoula Counties, will close at one-half hour after sunset on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019.
The hunting of all mountain lions in northcentral Montana hunting districts 405, 447 and 471, which includes portions of Cascade, Chouteau, Judith Basin, and Fergus counties, shall close at one-half hour after sunset on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019.
The order halting the hunts came shortly after Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks officials received word that the pre-established harvest sub-quota and quota for the districts had been met.
For more information, visit FWP’s website at fwp.mt.gov, choose “Hunting”, then “Drawing & Quota Status”, or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.
(via MT FWP)