Get the App

Montana Hunt District 599 Turkey

  • ID:599
  • State:MT
  • Species:Turkey
  • Area:17,868 square miles
  • Elevation:2,500 ft - 12,600 ft
  • Public Lands:6,035 square miles
  • Percent Public Lands:34%
  • Block Management Walk-ins:242
  • Campgrounds:17
  • Fishing Access Sites:50
  • Trailheads:23
  • Recent Forest Fire Activity:3,577 acres
  • National Forests:Bighorn National Forest, Custer National Forest, Gallatin National Forest, Lewis and Clark National Forest, Shoshone National Forest
  • Lat-Long:45.811237, -108.630793

District 599 regulates hunting opportunities for turkey in Montana and covers 17,868 square miles. Public lands comprise 6,035 square miles (34%) of the total land covered by this hunt district. The greater region is best serviced by Billings, Laurel, and Lockwood. The elevation of the region ranges from a low of 2,500 feet to a high of 12,600 feet above sea level. Wildfires have burned nearly 3,577 acres here in the last two years, providing opportunities for new vegetation and attracting a variety of wildlife. This area contains 17 campgrounds, and 50 public fishing access sites. There are 23 trailheads that provide public gateways to these forested and wilderness areas: Bighorn National Forest, Custer National Forest, Gallatin National Forest, Lewis and Clark National Forest, Shoshone National Forest, Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, Big Horn Tackon Wilderness Study Area, Big Snowies Wilderness Study Area, Burnt Timber Canyon Wilderness Study Area, Pryor Mountain Wilderness Study Area, Twin Coulee Wilderness Study Area. Additionally, 242 sites are open to the public for access to managed private lands.

Maps for hunting,

made by hunters.

Let onX give you that edge

Example image indicating your current location on a map
Know where you stand. Leverage offline maps and the GPS capabilities of your phone to know where you are even when you are offline.
Example image of the different layers available in the onX app
With over 400 nationwide and state specific map layers, it's like having hundreds of paper maps in your pocket.
Example image of waypoint, line, and area tools in the onX app
Add waypoints and tracks, measure distances and calculate areas to document important places and routes.