Youth-only pheasant, waterfowl hunt to open
Last updated 9/16/2021 at 7:40am
From Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks
HELENA — Montana’s young hunters will have the state’s waterfowl and pheasants pretty much to themselves Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 25-26.
Licensed hunters ages 15 and under may hunt ducks, geese, coots, mergansers and ring-necked pheasants statewide on these two special days set aside for youngsters, but they must be accompanied by a non-hunting adult.
While the accompanying adult may not shoot, he or she can assist with setting decoys, calling and retrieving.
Prior to the youth hunt opener, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks will release 2,700...