Montana Hunting News

Montana Fall Turkey Permit Apps Due July 29th

Hunters planning to pursue wild turkeys in parts of western Montana this fall must apply for a special permit by July 29.

Prospective fall turkey hunters interested in these permits may apply by mail using an official application; at a regional office, or online.

Montana SuperTag Deadline is July 1
Eight lucky SuperTag hunters will win the chance to hunt a moose, bighorn sheep, mountain goat, elk, deer, antelope, mountain lion and bison in any legal district open for that species.
Montana Considers Wolf Season Changes
Montana's Fish, Wildlife & Parks Commission will be asked to consider a number of changes for the proposed 2010 wolf hunting season.
Montana FWP Clarifies New Regulation
A change in Montana's 2010 big game hunting regulations is causing confusion among some bow hunters.
Montana Adds New Opportunities for 2010 Season
Long time Montana hunters will notice a slightly new format in the state's 2010 big game hunting regulation booklet and find several new opportunities for deer, elk and antelope for the upcoming season.
Montana Law Allows Young Hunters to Get an Early Start
A new Montana law passed last year will allow some youths to start hunting before their 12th birthday.
Montana's Region 7 Hunter Ed and Bow Ed Classes
Currently, there are spring Hunter Ed classes scheduled in Miles City, Sidney and Hysham. Bow Ed classes are planned in Ashland, Forsyth and Broadus. Keep checking back for additional classes.
Montana FWP Seeking Input on Ice Fishing Fundraiser
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking public comment on the Jiggin' at Georgetown Fundraiser Feb. 27-28 sponsored by the Carroll College Outreach Team, a group of professors and students working to benefit impoverished communities in West Africa.
West Virginia Joins Interstate Wildlife Violator Compact
Game law violators in West Virginia could face additional consequences for their actions under an interstate agreement recognizing suspension of hunting, fishing and trapping licenses in other states.
Montana's 2010-11 Regulations Up for Review
Montanans will have an extensive opportunity to review and comment on 2010-2011 hunting regulations proposals by going on online now or by attending one of 46 public meetings beginning in January. The Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Commission accepted the proposals on Dec. 10.