Two Hunting Districts to Close for Female Mountain Lion Hunting on 12.10.13
By angelamontana

Posted: December 9, 2013

The hunting of female mountain lions in southwestern Montana hunting districts 319 and 341, which include portions of Silver Bow and Deer Lodge counties, will close at one-half hour after sunset on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013.

The closure notice for the hunt 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, click on “Hunting” then under “Hunting Guides” click on “Mountain Lion”, or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.

For a complete update on the mountain lion hunting quota statuses, click here.

(Report by Montana FWP; Cover photo: