Mountain Lion Hunting to Close in Several HDs in Regions 2 and 4
By angelamontana

Posted: January 12, 2021
  • The hunting of male mountain lions in western Montana hunting district 270, which includes portions of Ravalli County, will close one-half hour after sunset on Tuesday, January 12, 2021.
  • 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 Tuesday, January 12, 2021.
  • The hunting of female mountain lions in north-central Montana hunting districts of 418, 420 and 448, which includes portions of Judith Basin, Meagher, Fergus and Cascade Counties shall close at one-half hour after sunset on Tuesday, January 12, 2021.

The order halting the hunts came shortly after Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks officials received word that the pre-established harvest sub-quota for the districts had been met.

For more information, visit FWP’s website at fwp.mt.gov, and login to MyFWP to see quota status”, or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.

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