Why has the September muzzleloading cow hunt been eliminated from unit 39?

Answer: 

It was changed to a controlled hunt, not eliminated.
Hunt number 2161 is listed in the 2013 Big Game Rules book on page 58. The details are:
Application period May 1-June 5
500 Permits
All of unit 39
Antlerless-only elk
Season dates of September 8-30
 
 
 
 

Answered on: 
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 8:37 AM MDT