The hunting of male mountain lions in western Montana hunting districts 212, 215 and 217 which includes portions of Granite, Powell, Deer Lodge and Silver Bow counties, will close at one half hour after sunset on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019.
The hunting of female mountain lions in western Montana hunting district 270, which includes a portion of Ravalli County, will close at one-half hour after sunset on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019.
The order halting the hunts came shortly after Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks officials received word that the pre-established harvest sub-quota for the district had been met.
For more information, visit FWP’s website at fwp.mt.gov , click on “Hunting” then choose “Drawing & Quota Status”, or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.
(via MT FWP)