Beckman Wildlife Management Area


Special Notices & Closures 

  1. Stage II Fire Restriction Effective August 14, 2021, at 12:01 a.m. Stage II Fire Restrictions for Fergus County in the Lewistown Fire Restriction Area The following acts are prohibited until further notice: 1. Building, maintaining, attending, or using a fire or campfire. 2. Smoking, except within an enclosed vehicle or building, a developed recreation site or while stopped in an area at least three feet in diameter that is barren or cleared of all flammable materials. The following acts are prohibited from 1:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.: 1. Operating any internal combustion engine. 2. Welding, or operating acetylene or other torch with open flame. 3. Using an explosive. (A patrol is required for two hours following cessation of all activities as identified in #3 above.) 4. Operating motorized vehicles off designated roads and trails.
  2. 08/13/2021 - 

    Until further notice

  1. Opens noon on April 1.
  1. Management Restriction Trapping through special permit only.
Region 4
Latitude/Longitude: 47.36058 -109.69065
Size: 6,639 acres
Elevation: 3,064 ft
Open: Apr 1 to Jan 1
Travel east of Denton on Highway 81, turn north on Alton Road, then right onto Bally Dome Road and continue NE 10 miles to the SW entrance of the WMA. The road continues into the property. The northwest corner of the Beckman WMA can also be reached from the Bear Springs Road.

 Location Map

No Site Fees.

Pack in/Pack out
Primitive Campsite
Horseback Riding
Wildlife Viewing
Gray Partridge (Hungarian Partridge)
Mule Deer
Ring-necked Pheasant
Sharp-tailed Grouse
White-tailed Deer
Wild Turkey
  1. Sonja Andersen
  2. Mailing Address:
  3. PO Box 938
  5. 59457
  6. Phone:(406)538-2445