Shoot A Turkey Leave A Leg On- Season Starts April 8, 2017
By Toby Trigger

Posted: April 2, 2017

Montana’s spring male turkey hunting season begins April 8 this year.

Turkey hunters can purchase a turkey license for a general area at FWP offices, license providers or online. The application deadline for western Montana’s spring gobbler season permits has passed.

The 2017 spring turkey regulations, with details on turkey hunting in the general area, are available at FWP offices and license providers and online at

Hunters should remember when transporting a spring turkey within the state of Montana, one leg and foot must be left naturally attached for evidence of sex. Montana law requires permission for all hunting on private land.

(This is a News Release by: Montana FWP


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