Goat Hunting in Alaska
RG150 Permit Hunt Information
for Regulatory Year 2023
Hunt Number: RG150
Regulatory Year: 2023
Hunt Type: Registration
Species: Mountain Goat
Legal Animal: 1 Goat; taking of nannies with kids is prohibited
Number of Permits
|Residency||Number of Permits|
|Nonresidents||Up to 99999 permits|
|Alaska residents||Up to 99999 permits|
|Total Number of Permits Available||Unlimited|
08/01/2023 - 12/31/2023
- Hunt available to Nonresidents
- Hunt available to Alaska residents
- Must return the completed hunt report and horns to ADF&G in Sitka, Douglas, Petersburg, or Ketchikan within 5 days of kill.
- Specimens Required: Horns for measuring (must be attached to the skull plate)
Must return the completed hunt report to ADF&G, or report online at hunt.alaska.gov, within 15 days of close of season.
If you hunted unsuccessfully or did not hunt, you may report online at http://www.hunt.alaska.gov
ELIGIBILITY: All hunters must complete the online Mountain Goat Identification Quiz prior to hunting (www.quiz.adfg.alaska.gov).
HUNT AREA: Game Management Unit 4.
SEASON DATES: August 1 - December 31.
LEGAL ANIMAL: One goat, except the taking of nannies with kids is prohibited.
Hunters are encouraged to target male goats. Careful preparation and observation are necessary to differentiate male goats from female goats.
PERMIT, LICENSE, LOCKING-TAG, TAG RECORD: You must sign the back of your permit prior to hunting. While hunting, you must have in your possession: your RG150 permit, current Alaska hunting license -- and, if you are a nonresident, your big game metal locking-tag for mountain goat and the associated Big Game Tag Record.
IF YOU KILL A MOUNTAIN GOAT:
-You must immediately validate your permit by cutting out the month and date of harvest. If you are a nonresident, before leaving the kill site you must affix your big game metal locking-tag onto a part of the animal required to be salvaged.
-Reporting harvest: You must submit a completed hunt report and present your goat horns (attached to skull cap) for age and sex identification to ADF&G in Sitka, Douglas, Ketchikan, or Petersburg within 5 days of kill.
IF YOU DO NOT KILL A GOAT, OR DID NOT HUNT: You must submit a completed hunt report to ADF&G, or report online at http://hunt.alaska.gov, within 15 days of the close of season.
IF YOU FAIL TO REPORT AS REQUIRED: You will not be eligible to receive any permits the next regulatory year and you may face additional enforcement action.
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Please review current Alaska hunting regulations. If you have questions, contact ADF&G in Sitka (907-747-5449).
Additional Requirements and Information
- A Unit 4 Mountain Goat FAQ is available here: http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/static/hunting/goathunting/pdfs/unit_4_rg150_mountain_goat_hunt_faqs.pdf
Hunt conditions and season dates can be changed by Emergency Order. Visit the Emergency Orders and Announcements page for more information.