FWP Announces Closure of Male Mountain Lion Hunting Season

GREAT FALLS, Mont. (NMB) – Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks has announced the closure of the male mountain lion hunting season for several hunting districts in north-central Montana.

As of the evening of January 21, the male mountain lion hunting season has closed for hunting districts 418, 420 and 448. This includes portions of Judith Basin, Meagher, Fergus and Cascade Counties.

The closure notice for the hunt came shortly after FWP officials received word that the pre-established harvest sub-quota for the districts had been met.

For more information, visit the FWP website or call their toll free number at 1-800-385-7826.

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