Moose Hunting in Alaska

DM538 Permit Hunt Information
for Regulatory Year 2019

Hunt Details

Hunt Number: DM538
Regulatory Year: 2019
Hunt Type: Draw
Species: Moose
Legal Animal: Bull with 50-inch or larger antlers or at least 3 brow tines on at least one antler.

Number of Permits

Residency Number of Permits
Nonresidents Up to 10 permits
Alaska residents Up to 10 permits
Total Number of Permits Available 10 permits

GMU, Area

15B, Indian Creek

Season Dates

Sep 1 - Sep 20

Residency Restrictions

  • Hunt available to Nonresidents
  • Hunt available to Alaska residents

Reporting Requirements

  • Successful Hunters
    • Report in person during normal business hours to Homer, Soldotna, Anchorage, or Palmer within 10 days of kill.
    • Specimens Required: Antlers naturally attached to skull plate for measuring.
  • Unsuccessful Hunters
    Report by mail, online, or in person to ADF&G within 15 days of season end
  • Internet Reporting
    If you hunted unsuccessfully or did not hunt, you may report online at http://www.hunt.alaska.gov

Additional Requirements and Information

  • Attention Kenai Peninsula Moose Hunters: All hunters, including DM538 permit winners, must now complete an online Moose Hunter Orientation on determining legal game animals before hunting moose in Units 7 or 15 on the Kenai Peninsula or Kalgin Island. This includes ALL drawing, registration, general season, targeted or Tier II moose hunts. Take the orientation online and print your completion card at hunt.alaska.gov (Quick Links > Online Courses & Quizzes). Call 907-262-9368 or 907-267-2257 for more information.

    Hunt Area: that portion of Unit 15B bordered on the northeast by Bear Creek to its headwaters directly to the
    headwaters of the Funny River then southwest across the divide along the northeast side of Indian Glacier
    to the Harding Icefield, on the south and southwest by the Harding Icefield and Tustumena Glacier, and on the
    west by the east bank of Glacier Creek and shore of Tustumena Lake to the mouth of Bear Creek.

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