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Moose Hunting in Alaska

DM871 Permit Hunt Information
for Regulatory Year 2014

(See also: DM871 for the 2015 Regulatory Year)

Hunt Details

Hunt Number: DM871
Regulatory Year: 2014
Hunt Type: Draw
Species: Moose
Legal Animal: One bull with 50-inch antlers or antlers with 4 or more brow tines on at least one side.
Number of Permits: 14 permits

GMU, Area

23, Area 1

Season Dates

Sep 1 - Sep 20

Residency Restrictions

Nonresidents only

Reporting Requirements

  • Successful Hunters
    • Successful hunters must report in person or by mail within 10 days of taking a moose.
    • Specimens Required: None
  • Unsuccessful Hunters
    Unsuccessful hunters, including hunters that did not hunt, must report in person or by mail within 15 days of close of season.
  • Internet Reporting
    You may report online at

Additional Requirements and Information

  • Hunt Area: Unit 23, that portion of the Noatak River drainage upstream of and excluding the Eli River, downstream of and excluding the Kelly River drainage, and all lands except Cape Krusenstern National Monument located north and west of this portion of the Noatak River. Unit 23 Guide-Outfitter Area 1.
  • Basic maps of hunt areas can be found on the ADFG website at by typing the hunt number in the search window.

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