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Hunting

Deer Hunting Seasons

The 2021 Lanai Axis deer/Mouflon sheep season will consist of four (4) hunts:

The Archery Hunt will be held over 12 consecutive days, beginning May 26, 2021 and

ending on June 6, 2021. Limited to 75 non-Lanai resident hunters. All Lanai residents who apply will be allowed to participate.

**The Youth Hunt will be opened from Wednesday through Sunday, June 9-13, 2021. Limited to 75 non-Lanai resident hunters. All Lanai residents who apply will be allowed to participate.

The Muzzleloader Hunt will be open from Wednesday through Sunday, June 16-20, 2021. Limited to 75 non-Lanai resident hunters. All Lanai residents who apply will be allowed to participate.

The General Rifle Hunt will be held over eighteen consecutive weeks and opened on Wednesdays through Sundays, beginning on June 23, 2021 and ending on October 24, 2021. Limited to 75 non-Lanai resident hunters per week. All Lanai residents who apply will be allowed to participate.

AXIS DEER/MOUFLON SHEEP HUNTING OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUTH HUNTERS:

  • Youth hunters must be 15 yrs of age or younger (HAR 13-123-2) up to the hunt date, possess a valid 2020-21 or 2021-22 State of Hawaii hunting license and be accompanied by a non-hunting adult (18 yrs of age or older) who also possesses a valid 2020-21 or 2021-22 State of Hawaii hunting license. Youth hunters must submit an application to participate in this hunt.
  • If youth applications exceed 75 non-Lanai resident hunters, a lottery will be conducted to select going hunters. Only successfully drawn youth hunters will be mailed an application card. There will be no standby hunting opportunities for the youth hunt.
  • Youth hunters will be issued tags at the time of hunter check in. Tags are valid only for the specific hunt applied for.
  • Youth hunters will be limited to carry one (1) type of hunting equipment while in the hunting area. Blaze orange is required for all youths and accompanying adults.
  • One (1) adult may accompany one (1) youth for this hunt.
  • Youth hunters who apply for the youth hunt will not be allowed to apply for and participate in the archery, muzzleloader or general rifle hunts.