Muskox Hunting in Alaska

DX003 Permit Hunt Information
for Regulatory Year 2022

(See also: DX003 for the 2021 Regulatory Year)

Map of DX003
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Hunt Details

Hunt Number: DX003
Regulatory Year: 2022
Hunt Type: Draw
Species: Muskox
Legal Animal: Bull

Number of Permits

Residency Number of Permits
Nonresidents Up to 45 permits
Alaska residents Up to 45 permits
Total Number of Permits Available 45 permits

GMU, Area

18, Nunivak Island

Season Dates*

01/15/2023 - 03/31/2023

*See Drawing or Subsistence Supplements for season details.

Residency Restrictions

  • Hunt available to Nonresidents
  • Hunt available to Alaska residents

Reporting Requirements

  • Successful Hunters
    • If successful, report in person or by mail as directed by telephone.
    • Specimens Required: None
  • Unsuccessful Hunters
    Report by mail within 15 days of close of season
  • Internet Reporting
    You may report online at

Additional Requirements and Information

  • Successful permit applicants who cancel their hunt are required to immediately notify ADF&G in Bethel.
    Hunters must check-out as directed by telephone.

    You are required to have the following in your possession while hunting:
    * Current hunting license
    * Hunting permit
    * Metal locking tag (fees based on residency)

    You may only kill one (1) muskox per regulatory year. If you have killed a muskox anywhere in Alaska during this current regulatory year, this permit is invalid.

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