Category Archives: Hunting/Fishing

Otter Season Will Close In Trapping District 1

By | December 19, 2018

By order of the Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission, the season for trapping otters in Trapping District 1 will close at midnight on the evening of Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018. The district includes portions of Flathead, Lake, Lincoln, Lewis and Clark, Mineral, Missoula, Powell and Sanders counties. For more information, visit FWP’s website at fwp.mt.gov,… Read More »

Drones Prohibited from Filming Montana Hunts

By | December 15, 2018

Drones Prohibited from Filming Montana Hunts – Flathead Beacon News & Features HELENA – The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission has approved regulations clarifying the use of drones and motion tracking devices by hunters. The Independent Record reports with advancements in technology for hunting, wildlife managers have pushed for a number of restrictions in an… Read More »

Big Game Hunting Season Ends Slightly Below Average in Northwest Montana

By | November 27, 2018

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks :: Big Game Hunting Season Ends Slightly Below Average in Northwest Montana Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks’ five check stations in Region 1 (northwest Montana) tallied a combined total of 950 white-tailed deer, including 676 bucks, this season. That is down from recent years. There were 100 mule deer checked… Read More »

General Hunting Season Down to Final Week

By | November 20, 2018

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks :: General Hunting Season Down to Final Week The general hunting season ends Nov. 25. Activity continues to increase across Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks’ five game check stations in northwest Montana (Region 1), although overall numbers remain down from previous years for reported hunters, white-tailed deer and elk.