Dall Sheep Hunting in Alaska

DS123 Permit Hunt Information
for Regulatory Year 2023

(See also: DS123 for the 2022 Regulatory Year)

Map of DS123
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Hunt Details

Hunt Number: DS123
Regulatory Year: 2023
Hunt Type: Draw
Species: Dall Sheep
Legal Animal: Full Curl

Number of Permits

Residency Number of Permits
Nonresidents To be announced
Alaska residents Up to 1 permit
Total Number of Permits Available 1 permit

GMU, Area

14C, Central

Season Dates*

08/10/2023 - 09/30/2023

*See Drawing or Subsistence Supplements for season details.

Residency Restrictions

Alaska residents only

Reporting Requirements

  • Successful Hunters
    • Bring report and required specimen to ADF&G for measuring and aging within 10 days of taking a sheep.
    • Specimens Required: Horns attached to the skull plate.
  • Unsuccessful Hunters
    Report online or by mail 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

  • Hunt Area: that portion of Unit 14C to include the following areas:

    -The area encompassing Falls Creek drainage on the west and the Indian Creek drainage west of Indian Creek, excluding 1/4-mile buffer along Powerline Pass Trail; and

    -The south-side Eagle River drainage downstream of the Heritage Falls Creek drainage to, but not including, the South Fork Eagle River drainage; and

    -Ram Valley: The drainage beginning above the first unnamed stream fork above the mouth of Falling Water Creek, beginning at approximately 2,300 ft elevation.
    These are non-contiguous areas and the permit holder can hunt in one or both areas.

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