Hunt Maui

All hunting on Maui and through the State of  Hawaii is guided by the rules regulating Game Bird Hunting, Field Trials and Commercial Shooting Preserves under Chapter 122 and the rules regulating game mammal hunting under Chapter 123


Photo by Riley DeMattos

Photo by Riley DeMattos

For the best hunting experience, please contact the Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) office prior to your arrival. They have access to the most current information on hunting seasons, hunting areas, and the local conditions. In addition, certain hunting opportunities require special permits or tags that are only available by lottery.

Hunt Hawaii Lottery Application System Maui Hunting Unit Maps

Google Earth .KMZ files are also available for download here. KMZ is a file format used to display geographic data in an Earth browser. To utilize these files download Google Earth to your mobile device or desktop. These files will provide layers displaying Hunting Units, Na Ala Hele Trails, and State Managed Lands.

Hunting Units Na Ala Hele Trails State Managed Lands  

Hunting

Unit*

Game Mammals To be Taken

Means of Take

Bag

Limits

Open Hunting Periods

Open Hunting Days

Special Conditions

and Restrictions

A

 Feral pigs and feral goats

Rifle, shotgun, archery.

Dogs permitted. **

Two pigs and two goats of either sex per day

Year-round

Daily

Handguns permitted for hunting pigs with or without dogs

B

Feral pigs and feral goats

Rifle, shotgun, archery.

Dogs permitted.**

Two pigs and two goats of either sex per day

Year-round

Saturday, Sunday, and State Holidays

Handguns permitted for hunting pigs with or without dogs

*** Reservations required for vehicular access into portions of the Forest Reserve

C

Feral goats

Rifle, shotgun, archery. Dogs not permitted.

Two goats of either sex per day

Year-round

Daily except on legal bird hunting days

 

Feral Pigs

Rifle, shotgun, archery.

Dogs not permitted.

One pig of either sex per day

February  through June

Saturday, Sunday, and State Holidays

D

Feral pigs and feral goats

 

Rifle, shotgun, archery. Dogs permitted.**

Two pigs and two goats of either sex per day

Year-round

Saturday, Sunday, and State Holidays

Handguns permitted for hunting pigs with or without dogs

*** Reservations required for vehicular access into portions of the Forest Reserve

E

Feral Pigs

Archery Only.

Dogs not permitted.

Two pigs of either sex per day.

Year-round

Daily

Area is a state recreational area so firearms are not allowed for safety reasons

F

Feral Pigs

Rifle, shotgun, archery.

Dogs permitted.**

Two pigs of either sex per day

February through October

Saturday, Sunday, and State Holidays

Handguns permitted for hunting pigs with or without dogs

*  Any deer encountered while hunting on a public hunting area on Maui may be taken by the hunter regardless of number or sex of deer taken

**  Dogs shall be kept under physical restraint and control at all times, except when actively pursuing game.

***Reservations taken by representative of the Ko’olau Volunteer Hunter Group.  Call Wailuku office at 984-8100 for more information.   

Game Birds to be Taken

Daily Bag Limits

Open Hunting Periods

Open Hunting Days

Special Conditions

and Restrictions

Ring-neck Pheasant

Green Pheasant

Three (cocks only) per hunter,

which may be of  any one

species or a combination of

these species

First Saturday in November

through the last Sunday in January

Saturdays, Sundays,

and State Holidays

Public and Private Lands

 

 

California Valley Quail

Japanese Quail

 

Eight birds of either sex per

hunter, which may be of any one species or a combination of these species

Chukar Partridge

Gray Francolin

Black Francolin

Eight birds of either sex per

hunter, which may be of any

one species or a combination

of these species

Mourning Dove

Ten birds of either sex per hunter

Spotted Dove (Large Dove)

 

Ten birds of either sex per

hunter.

Barred Dove (Small Dove)

 

Twenty birds of either sex per

hunter

Wild Turkey

One bird of either sex per

hunter

Private lands only

 

SPECIAL  BIRD SEASONS

 

Barred Dove (Small Dove)

 

 

20 birds of either sex per

hunter

 

 

First Saturday in October

through the last Sunday in

October

 

 

Saturdays, Sundays,

and State Holidays

 

 

Private lands only

 

 

 

Spotted Dove (Large Dove)*

10 birds of either sex per

hunter

First Saturday in February

through the last Sunday in March

*Spotted Dove = Lace-necked Dove

Contact information for the island of  Maui:

54 South High Street, Wailuku, HI 96793 tel (808) 984-8100 fax (808) 984-8111