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As of March 1, 2024 Everyone Needs a Montana Conservations License to Access State Land

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A new law was passed by the 2023 Montana Legislature and signed into law by Gov. Greg Gianforte. Beginning July 1, 2023, everyone ages 12 and older would need a Montana Conservation License to access most of state land. It simplifies existing laws for state land users, and it provides a way for users who don’t buy hunting, fishing, and trapping licenses to help pay for the maintenance and conservation work on state lands.

What is a Conservation License?

A Conservation License is required to access most state lands. Before last year, only hunters, anglers and trappers were required...