Moose Hunting in Alaska

DM508 Permit Hunt Information
for Regulatory Year 2021

(See also: DM508 for the 2020 Regulatory Year)

Map of DM508
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Hunt Details

Hunt Number: DM508
Regulatory Year: 2021
Hunt Type: Draw
Species: Moose
Legal Animal: Bull

Number of Permits

Residency Number of Permits
Nonresidents To be announced
Alaska residents Up to 12 permits
Total Number of Permits Available 12 permits

GMU, Area

Unit 15B East of the Sterling Highway.

Season Dates*

09/01/2021 - 09/25/2021

*See Drawing or Subsistence Supplements for season details.

Residency Restrictions

Alaska residents only

Reporting Requirements

  • Successful Hunters
    • Report in person to Homer, Soldotna, Anchorage, or Palmer within 10 days of kill.
    • Specimens Required: Antlers naturally attached to skull plate and 5-inch section of lower jaw with front teeth.
  • Unsuccessful Hunters
    Report online, by mail, 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 DM508 permit winners, must complete an online Moose Hunter Orientation on determining legal game animals before hunting moose in Units 7 or 15. 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: 15B East of the Sterling Highway. Refer to on-line map at www.adfg.alaska.gov.
    Access into Subunit 15B is difficult. Horses are generally necessary for a successful hunt. ATV's are not permitted in this area, and aircraft access is extremely limited.

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