Special Hunting Program for Purple Heart Recipients in Montana

The Montana National Guard will allow limited deer hunting on Fort Harrison near Helena, Montana for service members who have been awarded the Purple Heart.  Eligible hunters must provide proof of their medal and possess a license to hunt from a motor vehicle issued by Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks.

Five slots are available in this year's program, and one hunter per day may hunt from November 13th through the 18th.  Eligible hunters can make a reservation starting October 1st.  Contact Fort Harrison Range Control at 406-324-3694 for information and reservations.