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Kodiak Brown Bear Hunting Area 14
Halibut Bay

EXCLUSIVE AREA

Fall

Spring

Drawing Hunt Designation:

Alaska Resident

DB 214

DB 244

Non Resident

DB 114

DB 144

Area Description

(USGS Maps - Karluk B-2 & B-3 )

Location: Southwestern Kodiak Island includes Halibut Bay, Grants Lagoon, Bumble Bay and the headwaters of the Ayakulik River. See area map.

Topography and Habitat: Rolling hills to 1602'and bench lands intersected with numerous drainages, small ponds and lakes. Grass and tundra hummocks flats make up the lower elevations with interspersed alder and willow thickets.

Land Ownership: Most of the area is within the Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge with some private inholdings and Koniag Inc. lands along the coast.

Public Use Cabins: None.

Bear Harvest

Fall

Spring

2013 chance of being drawn

Alaska Resident

4%

14%

Non Resident

100%

100%

Hunters Afield

Bears Harvested

Percent Males

Average Skull Size

Spring 2014

6

5

100%

26.69

Fall 2013

3

1

0%

--

Spring 2013

5

1

100%

27.81

Fall 2012

2

0

0%

--

Spring 2012

1

1

100%

26.88

Fall 2011

3

1

100%

21.81

Spring 11

3

3

67%

23.44

Largest bear killed in this Hunt Area: 29 7/16" (November 15, 1974)
"Green" measurement - Not Official

Guides registered for this Hunt Area (as of February 2014):

  • Greg Acord
    P.O. Box 870790
    Wasilla, AK 99687
    (907) 376-0692