Hunting/Trapping Regulations

Title Species Region MU Regulation Type Status Closing Date
Pursuit Only Seasons Cougar Region 4 - Kootenay 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 4-5, 4-6, 4-7, 4-8, 4-9, 4-14, 4-15, 4-16, 4-17, 4-18, 4-19, 4-20, 4-21, 4-22, 4-23, 4-24, 4-25, 4-26, 4-27, 4-28, 4-29, 4-30, 4-31, 4-32, 4-33, 4-34, 4-35, 4-36, 4-37, 4-38, 4-39, 4-40 General Open Season Decided Jan 19, 2020
Liberalize Fall Turkey Hunting Opportunities Turkey Region 4 - Kootenay 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 4-5, 4-6, 4-7, 4-8, 4-9, 4-14, 4-15, 4-16, 4-17, 4-18, 4-19, 4-20, 4-21, 4-22, 4-23, 4-24, 4-25, 4-26, 4-27, 4-28, 4-29, 4-30, 4-31, 4-32, 4-33, 4-34, 4-35, 4-36, 4-37, 4-38, 4-39, 4-40 General Open Season Decided Jan 19, 2020
Revise Start Date for Trapping Marten in Kootenay Region Marten Region 4 - Kootenay 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 4-5, 4-6, 4-7, 4-8, 4-9, 4-14, 4-15, 4-16, 4-17, 4-18, 4-19, 4-20, 4-21, 4-22, 4-23, 4-24, 4-25, 4-26, 4-27, 4-28, 4-29, 4-30, 4-31, 4-32, 4-33, 4-34, 4-35, 4-36, 4-37, 4-38, 4-39, 4-40 Trapping Decided Jan 19, 2020
Close Antlerless Elk LEH Season in the Kootenay’s Elk Region 4 - Kootenay 4-2, 4-3, 4-6, 4-8, 4-20, 4-21, 4-22, 4-23, 4-25, 4-26, 4-35 Limited Entry Hunting Decided Jan 19, 2020
Close Salmo Bighorn Sheep LEH Hunting Opportunity Bighorn Sheep Region 4 - Kootenay 4-8 Limited Entry Hunting Decided Jan 19, 2020
Change Mountain Goat GOS in MU 4-36 and Portion of 4-37 to LEH Mountain Goat Region 4 - Kootenay 4-36, 4-37 General Open Season, Limited Entry Hunting Decided Jan 19, 2020
Close Wolverine Trapping Season in Kootenay Region Wolverine Region 4 - Kootenay 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 4-5, 4-6, 4-7, 4-8, 4-9, 4-14, 4-15, 4-16, 4-17, 4-18, 4-19, 4-20, 4-21, 4-22, 4-23, 4-24, 4-25, 4-26, 4-27, 4-28, 4-29, 4-30, 4-31, 4-32, 4-33, 4-34, 4-35, 4-36, 4-37, 4-38, 4-39, 4-40 Trapping Decided Jan 19, 2020
Create LEH subzones for Bighorn sheep in Bull River Bighorn Sheep Region 4 - Kootenay 4-22 Limited Entry Hunting Decided Jan 19, 2020
Remove Compulsory Inspection Requirement for Wolf in Kootenay Region Wolf Region 4 - Kootenay 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 4-5, 4-6, 4-7, 4-8, 4-9, 4-14, 4-15, 4-16, 4-17, 4-18, 4-19, 4-20, 4-21, 4-22, 4-23, 4-24, 4-25, 4-26, 4-27, 4-28, 4-29, 4-30, 4-31, 4-32, 4-33, 4-34, 4-35, 4-36, 4-37, 4-38, 4-39, 4-40 General Open Season, Trapping Decided Jan 19, 2020
Reduce Number of Bighorn Sheep LEH Seasons for Mt Assiniboine Park Bighorn Sheep Region 4 - Kootenay 4-25 Limited Entry Hunting Decided Jan 19, 2020
Implement No Feeding or Baiting for Turkeys in the Kootenay Region Turkey Region 4 - Kootenay 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 4-5, 4-6, 4-7, 4-8, 4-9, 4-14, 4-15, 4-16, 4-17, 4-18, 4-19, 4-20, 4-21, 4-22, 4-23, 4-24, 4-25, 4-26, 4-27, 4-28, 4-29, 4-30, 4-31, 4-32, 4-33, 4-34, 4-35, 4-36, 4-37, 4-38, 4-39, 4-40 General Open Season, Limited Entry Hunting Decided Jan 19, 2020
Implement No Intentional Feeding or Baiting for Ungulates in the Kootenay Region Mule Deer, White-tailed Deer, Elk, Moose, Bighorn Sheep, Mountain Goat Region 4 - Kootenay 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 4-5, 4-6, 4-7, 4-8, 4-9, 4-14, 4-15, 4-16, 4-17, 4-18, 4-19, 4-20, 4-21, 4-22, 4-23, 4-24, 4-25, 4-26, 4-27, 4-28, 4-29, 4-30, 4-31, 4-32, 4-33, 4-34, 4-35, 4-36, 4-37, 4-38, 4-39, 4-40 General Open Season, Limited Entry Hunting Decided Jan 19, 2020
Revise White-tailed Deer Antlerless Season White-tailed Deer Region 4 - Kootenay 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 4-5, 4-6, 4-7, 4-8, 4-9, 4-14, 4-15, 4-16, 4-17, 4-18, 4-19, 4-20, 4-21, 4-22, 4-23, 4-24, 4-25, 4-26, 4-27, 4-28, 4-32, 4-33, 4-34, 4-35, 4-36, 4-37 General Open Season Decided Jan 19, 2020
Shorten West Kootenay Bull Elk General Open Season Elk Region 4 - Kootenay 4-8, 4-9, 4-14, 4-15, 4-16, 4-17, 4-18, 4-19, 4-27, 4-28, 4-29, 4-30, 4-31, 4-32, 4-33, 4-37, 4-38 General Open Season Decided Jan 19, 2020
East Flathead Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-1 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Upper Flathead Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-1 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Galton Range Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-2 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Wigwam Flats-Mt. Broadwood/Sportsman Ridge Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-2 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Cherry Creek-Bummers Flats Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-20, 4-21 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Premier Ridge Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-21 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Oveson Creek (Iron-Lime) Motor Vehicle for Hunting Closure All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-22 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Little Sand Creek Motor Vehicle for Hunting Closed Area All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-22 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Pickering Hills Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-22 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Power Plant Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-22 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Sheep Mountain Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-22 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Alexander Creek Motor Access Management Area All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-23 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Chauncey Todhunter Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-23 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Upper Elk Valley – Fording River Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-23 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Weigert Creek Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-23 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Columbia Lake Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-25 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Dutch Creek-Findlay Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-26 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Dutch Creek and Brewer Creek Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-26 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Holt Creek Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-34 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Lang Creek Motor Vehicle Prohibition All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-34 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020
Linklater Creek Motor Vehicle for Hunting Closed Area All Region 4 - Kootenay 4-3 Motor Vehicle Restrictions Decided Jan 19, 2020