The general hunting season in Montana starts this Saturday. Regional Wildlife Manager for Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, Mike Thompson, says the season runs for five weeks through the Sunday after Thanksgiving.
Missoula's Cabela’s store, the World’s Foremost Outfitter of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, has announced plans to team up with the National Rifle Association to host an in-store NRA Weekend event at their new location at 3650 Brooks (former KMart location.)
A big-game hunter from Montana is accusing a Canadian outfitter and a world-renowned guide in Tajikistan of fraudulently turning his dream of bagging a rare argali sheep known as the "Marco Polo" into a living nightmare.
High-volume ammunition has been difficult to come by in recent years, but during the hunting season, many Montanans were faced with low supplies of traditional hunting rounds as well. Even though general hunting season is over, certain types of ammunition are still tough to come by.