Mountain Lion Season Over

According to SDGFP the 45th mountain lion was harvested today bringing the 2011 regular season to a close.

The Custer State Park season will remain open until March 31st or until 5 lions are harvested.

The three largest lions taken this season were:

  • 153 pound 7 year old male from Custer County
  • 170 pound 2 year old male from Meade County
  • 177 pound 5 year old male from Custer County

Did you hunt mountain lions this year?  If so we would love to hear your experience.  Comment on the blog or send your pictures and stories to