Mountain Lion Hunting Closures and Reopenings
By angelamontana

Posted: January 24, 2022

Hunting for male mountain lions closed in hunting districts 280, 281, 284, 293 and 298E

The hunting of male mountain lions in hunting districts 280, 281, 284, 293 and 298E closed at one-half hour after sunset on Sunday, Jan. 23.

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 413 and 432 (UPDATED)

The hunting of female mountain lions in hunting districts 413 and 432 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.