Hunt Molokai

All hunting on Molokai and through the State of  Hawaii is guided by the Rules Regulating Game Bird Hunting, Field Trials, and Commercial Shooting Preserves under Chapter 13-122 and the Rules Regulating Game Mammal Hunting under Chapter 13-123


 

Axis Deer photo by Jason Misaki

Axis Deer photo by Jason Misaki

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.

Molokai 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

Rifles, shotguns, & archery.

Dogs permitted.*

Two goats and two pigs per day.

No season limit.

 Year-round

Saturdays, Sundays, and State Holidays

Handgun permitted for hunting pigs with or without dogs

B

Feral pigs and feral goats

Rifles, shotguns, & archery.

Dogs permitted.*

Two goats and two pigs per day.

No season limit.

Year-round

Saturdays, Sundays, and State Holidays

Handgun permitted for hunting pigs with or without dogs

 C

Feral pigs and feral goats

Rifles, shotguns, & archery.

Dogs permitted.*

Two goats and two pigs per day.

No season limit.

February through October

Saturdays, Sundays, and State Holidays

Handgun permitted for hunting pigs with or without dogs

D

Feral pigs and feral goats

Rifles, shotguns, & archery.

Dogs permitted.*

Two goats and two pigs per day.

No season limit.

February through October

Saturdays, Sundays, and State Holidays

Handgun permitted for hunting pigs with or without dogs

E

Feral pigs and feral goats

Rifles, shotguns & archery.

Dogs permitted.*

Two goats and two pigs per day.

No season limit.

February through October

Saturdays, Sundays, and State Holidays

Handgun permitted for hunting pigs with or without dogs

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

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

Game Birds to be Taken

Daily Bag Limits

Open Hunting Periods

Open Hunting Days

Special Conditions and Restrictions

Ring-neck Pheasant 

 

Three (cocks only) per hunter

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

Spotted Dove (Large Dove)

 

Ten birds of either sex per hunter

Barred Dove (Small Dove)

Twenty birds of either per hunter

Wild Turkey

One bird of either sex per hunter

SPECIAL  BIRD SEASONS

 

Barred Dove (Small Dove)

 

 

Twenty birds of either sex per hunter

 

First Saturday in February through the last Sunday in March

 

 

Saturday, Sundays, and State Holidays

 

 

 

On private lands only

 

Spotted Dove (Large Dove)*

 

Ten birds of either sex per hunter

 

*Spotted Dove = Lace-necked Dove

 

Contact information for the island of Molokai: 

P. O. Box 347 Kaunakakai, HI 96748 tel (808) 553-1745 fax (808) 553-1746