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Goat Hunting in Alaska

RG252 Permit Hunt Information
for Regulatory Year 2014

Hunt Details

Hunt Number: RG252
Regulatory Year: 2014
Hunt Type: Registration
Species: Mountain Goat
Legal Animal: One Mountain Goat

Season Dates

September 15 - January 31

Residency Restrictions

  • Hunt available to Nonresidents
  • Hunt available to Alaska residents

Reporting Requirements

  • Successful Hunters
    • Report in person or by phone 907-424-3215 to Cordova ADFO&G office or online within 5 days of the kill.
    • Specimens Required: None
  • Unsuccessful Hunters
    Report must be received by 15 days after the close of the season by regulation or emergency order.
  • Internet Reporting
    If you hunted unsuccessfully or did not hunt, you may report online at

Hunting Conditions

Sep 15-Jan 31. Hunt areas will be closed by emergency order when quotas are reached.

The mainland drainages of Unit 6D east of Unakwik Inlet and Meares Glacier, west of Columbia Glacier and south of the second branch of Columbia Glacier.

One (1) goat for residents and nonresidents. The taking of nannies with kids is prohibited. Harvest of males is encouraged for conservation reasons. If you have killed a goat anywhere in Alaska during the current regulatory year, this permit is invalid.

ALL PERMITTEES must submit their report. a) SUCCESSFUL hunters (including UNRECOVERED GOATS) must report to the Cordova ADF&G office by phone (907) 424-3215, online, or in person within 5 days of kill. (Phoned reports must also be mailed to the Cordova ADF&G office. b) UNSUCCESSFUL hunters or those who DID NOT HUNT must report to the Cordova ADF&G office by mail, in person, or online within 15 days of the close of the season whether by regulation or emergency order.

If you fail to report, you will not be eligible to receive any permits (drawing, Tier II, and registration) during the next regulatory year. In addition, your name will be turned over to Alaska Wildlife Troopers for enforcement action.

You must sign you permit and comply with the permit hunt conditions and any additional restrictions found in the Alaska Hunting Regulations. You must carry your signed permit while hunting or transporting goat within the registration permit area and you must show it to any person authorized to enforce state or federal laws who requests to see it.

Hunt conditions and season dates can be changed by Emergency Order. Visit the Emergency Orders and Announcements page for more information.