UPDATED BY FWP: Bobcat closure, Mountain lion closures and reopenings
By angelamontana

Posted: January 25, 2022

Hunting for female mountain lions to close in hunting districts 323, 324, 325 and 327

The hunting of female mountain lions in hunting districts 323, 324, 325, 327 will close at one-half hour after sunset on Wednesday, Jan. 26.

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

For more information, visit FWP’s website at fwp.mt.gov/hunt/by-species, to check the current quota status, or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.


Hunting for female mountain lions reopens in hunting districts 322, 326 and 330

The hunting of female mountain lions in hunting districts 322, 326 and 330 has reopened.

For more information, visit FWP’s website at fwp.mt.gov/hunt/by-species, to check the current quota status, or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.


Correction: Bobcat season to close in trapping district 3

The season for trapping and shooting of bobcats in trapping district 3 in southwestern Montana will close at midnight on Thursday, Jan. 27.

For more information, visit FWP’s website at fwp.mt.gov/hunt/by-species, to check the current quota status, or call the toll-free number at 1-800-385-7826.