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Areas Closed to Hunting

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Name GMU Restrictions View Map
Hyder Salmon River Closed Area 01A Closed to the taking of bears GIF Map (126 K)
PDF Map (327 K)
Ketchikan Road System Closed Area 01A Closed to the taking of big game GIF Map (151 K)
PDF Map (428 K)
Margaret Creek Closed Area 01A Closed to taking any bear GIF Map (124 K)
PDF Map (218 K)
Anan Creek Closed Area 01B Closed to the taking of black bears and brown bears GIF Map (131 K)
PDF Map (254 K)
Auke Lake Closed Area 01C Closed to the taking of waterfowl GIF Map (127 K)
PDF Map (229 K)
Juneau Road System Closed Area 01C Closed to the taking of big game: Glacier Highway from Mile 0 to Mile 24 at Peterson Creek, Douglas Highway from the Douglas city limits to Milepost 7 on the North Douglas Highway, Mendenhall Loop Road, and Thane Road GIF Map (148 K)
PDF Map (405 K)
Mendenhall Lake Closed Area 01C Closed to hunting GIF Map (137 K)
PDF Map (288 K)
Mt. Bullard Closed Area 01C Closed to the taking of mountain goat GIF Map (143 K)
PDF Map (298 K)
Mt. Juneau Closed Area 01C Closed to the taking of mountain goat GIF Map (155 K)
PDF Map (443 K)
Lutak Road Closed Area 01D Closed to the taking of big game GIF Map (132 K)
PDF Map (251 K)
Blind Slough Closed Area 03 Closed to all hunting GIF Map (127 K)
PDF Map (215 K)
Mitkof Highway Closed Area 03 Closed to the taking of big game, except wolves GIF Map (136 K)
PDF Map (320 K)
Petersburg Creek Closed Area 03 Closed to the taking of black bears GIF Map (135 K)
PDF Map (329 K)
Wrangell Road System Closed Area 03 Closed to the taking of big game; GIF Map (127 K)
PDF Map (222 K)
Bear Cove Closed Area (Baranof Island) 04 Closed to the taking of brown bears GIF Map (133 K)
PDF Map (244 K)
Mitchell Bay Closed Area 04 Closed to the taking of brown bears GIF Map (143 K)
PDF Map (340 K)
Port Althorp Closed Area 04 Closed to the taking of brown bears GIF Map (121 K)
PDF Map (283 K)
Salt Lake Closed Area 04 Closed to the taking of bears GIF Map (136 K)
PDF Map (243 K)
Seymour Canal Closed Area 04 Closed to the taking of bears GIF Map (156 K)
PDF Map (459 K)
Sitka Road System Closed Area 04 Closed to the taking of big game GIF Map (142 K)
PDF Map (395 K)
Cooper Landing Closed Area 07 Closed to the taking of Dall sheep and mountain goat GIF Map (161 K)
PDF Map (483 K)
Portage Glacier Closed Area 07 Closed to hunting; however, migratory birds and small game may be hunted with shotguns after September 1 GIF Map (161 K)
PDF Map (472 K)
Russian River Closed Area 07 Closed to hunting during June and July GIF Map (135 K)
PDF Map (274 K)
Seward Closed Area 07 Closed to the taking of big game, except black bear GIF Map (148 K)
PDF Map (402 K)
Additional McNeil River Area Closures 09 Closed to brown bear hunting GIF Map (134 K)
PDF Map (465 K)
McNeil River State Game Sanctuary Closed Area 09 Closed to hunting GIF Map (134 K)
PDF Map (465 K)
Sheep Mountain Closed Area 13A Closed to the taking of mountain goat and Dall sheep GIF Map (155 K)
PDF Map (432 K)
Paxson Closed Area 13B Closed to the taking of big game GIF Map (136 K)
PDF Map (271 K)
Kenai Moose Research Center Closed Area 15A Closed to hunting GIF Map (118 K)
PDF Map (199 K)
Moose River Closed Area 15A Closed to the taking of waterfowl GIF Map (117 K)
PDF Map (235 K)
Walrus Islands State Game Refuge Closed Area 17 Closed to hunting; however, hunting may occur on Round Island and its adjacent waters from September 10 - October 20 GIF Map (111 K)
PDF Map (202 K)
Unit 17(B), Nonresident Closed Area 17B Closed to taking of caribou by nonresidents GIF Map (133 K)
PDF Map (605 K)
Unit 19(A) amd 19(B) Nonresident Closed Area 19A, 19B Closed to the taking of caribou and moose by nonresidents GIF Map (142 K)
PDF Map (694 K)
Birch Lake Closed Area 20 Closed to the taking of big game GIF Map (137 K)
PDF Map (307 K)
Harding Lake Closed Area 20 Closed to the taking of big game GIF Map (132 K)
PDF Map (324 K)
Lost Lake Closed Area 20 Closed to the taking of big game with firearms and crossbows GIF Map (126 K)
PDF Map (229 K)
Prudhoe Bay Closed Area 26 Closed to the taking of big game GIF Map (136 K)
PDF Map (332 K)