FWP re-opens Beartooth Wildlife Management Area

Posted at 5:14 PM, Aug 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-27 23:22:28-04

HELENA – Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks has reopened the Beartooth Wildlife Management Area north of Helena.

FWP closed the area on August 14th because of the Shellrock fire.

According to officials, all fire activity has ended and firefighting equipment and crews have left the area.

The Shellrock fire was started by a lightning strike on August 11th.

It burned about 500 acres.