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 information on Hunter Education, hunting licenses, or other issues, visit the statewide Hunting Homepage.
Game Birds on Kauaʻi
Game Mammals on Kauaʻi
Black-tail Deer (By lottery, tags or permits required)
Contact information for the island of Kauai
3060 Eiwa Street, Room 306 Lihue, HI 96766 tel (808) 274-3433 fax (808) 274-3438
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.
Downloadable Hunting Maps for Kauaʻi
|Unit G Na Pali Coast SWP Hono O Na Pali NAR|
|Unit H Puu Ka Pele FR Na PaliKona FR Kuia NAR|
|Unit I Wailua GMA|
|Unit J Puu Ka Pele FR Waimea Canyon SP|
|Unit K Puu Ka Pele Forest Reserve|
|Unit K Kalalau Rim Sec|
|Unit L Kokee Rd Waimea Canyon Rd|
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.