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Montana

Hunting

Turkey Hunting Licenses

A turkey hunter may hold up to 12 wild turkey licenses per year. This may include:

  • 1 General Turkey License valid statewide (except for a portion of Region 4) for male turkey in the spring and either-sex turkey in the fall;

  • 1 Regional Turkey License in each of Regions 1, 2, 5 & 7 valid for male turkey in the spring and either-sex turkey in the fall (Region 5 license only valid in the spring);

  • 1 Female or Beardless Turkey License in Region 1;

  • 4 Female or Beardless Turkey Licenses valid in Missoula and Ravalli counties;

  • 1 Female or Beardless Turkey License valid in Missoula, Ravalli and Mineral counties;

  • 1 Spring Special Drawing Turkey License in Region 4

Turkey — with Upland Game Bird

Details: Prerequisite of Upland Game Bird license

Fees:

  • Resident: $6.50

  • Nonresident: $57.50

Turkey — without Upland Game Bird

Fees:

  • Resident: N/A

  • Nonresident: $115

Spring License

Details: See Turkey regulations for details

Fees:

  • Resident: $5*

  • Nonresident: $5*

*Cost includes $5 nonrefundable drawing fee