Commission adopts regulations for muzzleloader season
Last updated 9/23/2021 at 7:49am
From Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks
HELENA — The Fish and Wildlife Commission adopted at its meeting Aug. 20 regulations for Montana’s first traditional muzzleloader season.
House Bill 242 was passed in the 2021 Legislative Session and established a nine-day muzzleloader heritage hunting season for deer and elk that begins on the second Saturday following the end of the regular season. For 2021, the season is Dec. 11 to Dec. 19. To address this new statute, the commission adopted the following regulations, most of which are based on language from the statute:
• A person may take...