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Goat Hunting in Alaska

RG248 Permit Hunt Information
for Regulatory Year 2014

Hunt Details

Hunt Number: RG248
Regulatory Year: 2014
Hunt Type: Registration
Species: Mountain Goat
Legal Animal: One Mountain Goat

Season Dates

October 1 - October 10

Residency Restrictions

  • Hunt available to Nonresidents
  • Hunt available to Alaska residents

Reporting Requirements

  • Successful Hunters
    • Report by phone to Cordova ADF&G office within 2 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

Oct 1-Oct 10. Hunt areas will be closed by emergency order when quotas are reached.

That portion of Unit 6D including the mainland drainages of Sheep Creek; north of Port Valdez, Robe Lake, and the Richardson Highway; and east of Shoup 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.

Hunters must successfully complete the online goat quiz to obtain this permit.

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 2 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 a harvested 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.