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Goat Hunting in Alaska

RG365 Permit Hunt Information
for Regulatory Year 2014

Hunt Details

Hunt Number: RG365
Regulatory Year: 2014
Hunt Type: Registration
Species: Mountain Goat
Legal Animal: 1 mountain goat, preferably male

Number of Permits

Residency Number of Permits
Alaska residents Up to 150 permits
Nonresidents Up to 150 permits

Season Dates

August 10 - October 15

Residency Restrictions

None

Reporting Requirements

  • Successful Hunters
    • Report in person to Soldotna, Homer, Palmer, or Anchorage within 5 days of kill. Harvest report must accompany horns.
    • Specimens Required: None
  • Unsuccessful Hunters
    Report must be submitted within 10 days of the close of the season.
  • Internet Reporting
    If you hunted unsuccessfully or did not hunt, you may report online at http://www.hunt.alaska.gov

Hunting Conditions

1) PERMIT:
The permit shall be in the possession of the permittee while hunting or transporting mountain goat and shall be exhibited to any person authorized to enforce state and federal laws who requests to see it. The permit is NONTRANSFERABLE.

2) WHO:
The hunt is open to residents and nonresidents. If this particular hunt is restricted to the use of bow and arrow, the hunter must have an IBEP card.

3) WHEN:
The season is from August 10 - October 15. The hunt may close early by emergency order.

4) WHERE:
That portion of Unit 15C described on the corresponding hunt map available at ADF&G offices in Anchorage, Homer, Palmer, Soldotna and on the ADF&G website. The permittee is solely responsible for securing permission to trespass on private land.

5) BAG LIMIT:
One (1) mountain goat, preferably male. Nanny goats accompanied by kids may not be taken. If you harvest a Nanny you will be prohibited from taking a goat in Units 7 and 15 for 5 regulatory years. Immediately after killing or wounding a goat, the permittee shall cancel the permit by cutting out the month and the day on the field portion of the permit. If you have killed a goat anywhere in Alaska during the current regulatory year, this permit is invalid.

6) REPORTING:
SUCCESSFUL hunters shall submit the completed harvest report to ADF&G in Homer with in five (5) days of goat harvest.
UNSUCCESSFUL hunters or permittees who DID NOT HUNT shall return the completed harvest report in person or by mail to the Homer office within 10 days of the close of the season. Reports can also be submitted online at http://hunt.alaska.gov.

7) PENALTY FOR FAILURE TO REPORT:
If you fail to report, you will not be eligible to receive any permits (drawing, tier I, tier II, and registration) during the next regulatory year. In addition, your name will be turned over to the Alaska Wildlife Troopers for enforcement action.


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