CODY - Mountain lion Hunt Area 19 closed at 8:40 p.m. on March 16, 2013. The area closed because the harvest limit of 20 mountain lions was reached.
Hunt Area 19 is roughly the northern half of the Big Horn Basin: south of the Wyoming-Montana state line, east of Yellowstone National Park, west of the Bighorn River, and north of the South Fork of Dry Creek including lands contained within the South Fork and North Fork of the Shoshone River drainages. The hunt area will reopen for the fall season on September 1, 2013.
Before hunting, mountain lion hunters should check the status of their hunt area by calling 800-264-1280.
(Contact: Cody Regional Office (307) 527-7125)