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Moose Hunting in Alaska

DM885 Permit Hunt Information
for Regulatory Year 2014

(See also: DM885 for the 2015 Regulatory Year)

Hunt Details

Hunt Number: DM885
Regulatory Year: 2014
Hunt Type: Draw
Species: Moose
Legal Animal: Bull with 50 inch antlers or antlers with 4 or more brow tines on at least one side. Evidence of sex must remain attached.
Number of Permits: 12 permits

GMU, Area

23, Area 5

Season Dates

Sep 1 - Sep 20

Residency Restrictions

Guided 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 south of the north bank of the Kobuk River and Melvin Channel downstream of the Kobuk Valley National Park boundary below the Kallarichuk River mouth, the Selawik River drainage, and Baldwin Peninsula. Unit 23 Guide-Outfitter Area 5.
  • 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.

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