All hunting on Kauaʻi and through the State of Hawaiʻi 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
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.
For details on game bird rules for Kauai’s hunting units see Exhibit 11 from Chapter 13-122, HAR.
For details on game mammal rules for Kauai’s hunting units see Exhibit 1 from Chapter 13-123, HAR.
Contact information for the island of Kauai:
3060 Eiwa Street, Room 306 Lihue, HI 96766 tel (808) 274-3433 fax (808) 274-3438
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.