Category Archives: Hunting/Fishing

Western Montana Hunters Struggle During Opening Weekend

By | October 23, 2018

Western Montana Hunters Struggle During Opening Weekend Montana’s hunting season opened this weekend with low success rates across the state, especially in west-central areas, according to Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks. FWP checkpoint stations near Bonner and Darby recorded the lowest combined totals of elk and deer harvests on an opening weekend since 1999.

General Hunting Season Begins Across Montana

By | October 23, 2018

Hunters took to the field Saturday and Sunday across northwest Montana for the opening weekend of the general deer and elk season. Amid unseasonably warm temperatures, harvest rates were down at four of the five check stations in Region 1. Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks staff checked 2,632 hunters, 150 white-tailed deer, 10 mule deer… Read More »

Hunters can donate game meat through Hunters Against Hunger program

By | October 21, 2018

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks :: Hunters can donate game meat through Hunters Against Hunger program Local food pantries across the state are preparing to receive donations from the Hunters Against Hunger program. The program, a partnership between FWP and the Montana Food Bank Network, allows hunters to donate a portion or all of their… Read More »