All Mountain Lion Hunting to Close in Region 7
By angelamontana

Posted: February 13, 2014

MILES CITY–The hunting season for mountain lions in hunting districts 700, 701, 702, 703, 704 and 705 (all of Region 7 in southeastern Montana), which includes portions of Bighorn, Carter, Custer, Dawson, Fallon, Garfield, McCone, Powder River, Prairie, Richland, Rosebud, Treasure and Wibaux counties, will close one-half hour after sunset on the evening of Thursday, February 13, 2014.

The closure notice for the hunt came shortly after Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks officials received word that the pre-established harvest quota for these districts combined had been met.

For more information, visit FWP’s web site at, click on “Hunting,” then under Hunting Guides click on “Mountain Lion,” or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.

(Report by Montana FWP; Cover photo: