Kodiak Brown Bear Hunting Area 23
South Arm, Uganik Lake
Drawing Hunt Designation
|Alaska Resident||DB 223||DB 253|
|Non Resident||DB 123||DB 153|
(USGS Maps - Kodiak B-4, B-5 & C-5)
Northwestern Kodiak Island, including most of the drainages of the South Arm Uganik Bay from the head of the bay to Lake 1945 near the spine of the island. See area map (Image file 77 kB).
Topography and Habitat
Grass and cottonwoods flats along the lower elevations. Dense alder on the steep slopes up to the alpine areas, that start at 1500'. Inland area is composed to low ridges and foothills intersected by numerous drainages with a few small lakes. The southeast end is extremely mountainous with steep ridges with permanent snowfields.
Primarily Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge lands with some private lands along the coast.
Public Use Cabins
2017 chance of being drawn
|Hunters Afield||Bears Harvested||Percent Males||Average Skull Size|
|Fall 2017||2||0||Not applicable||Not applicable|
|Fall 2016||2||0||Not applicable||Not applicable|
|Fall 2015||1||0||Not applicable||Not applicable|
Largest bear killed in this Hunt Area
28 15/16" (Spring 2009)
"Green" measurement - Not Official
Guides registered for this Hunt Area (as of April 2018):
P.O. Box 1388
Kodiak, AK 99615