A number of first-come first-served surplus licenses, good for antlered deer and elk in most hunting districts, can be purchased online or over-the-counter at any Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks office. Click here for all the details.
Nonresident surplus hunting licenses available include: Montana's big game combination license for $971; the elk combination license for $821; and the deer combo for $575. Montana's nonresident combination hunting licenses allow you to hunt deer and/or elk and include season conservation, fishing, and upland game bird licenses; and the hunting-access enhancement fee.
Montana's big game archery season runs Sept. 6 to Oct. 19, 2014; and the general rifle big game seasons run Oct. 25 to Nov. 30, 2014.