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Hunt Information

• Youth hunters must fill out all required information. $10.00 application fee required per youth applicant. Adults need not apply for this hunt.

• A total of 175 youth permits will be issued for this hunt, with permits being reserved for Lanai youths as stipulated by the landowner. A public drawing to establish going and standby positions may be held if total youth applications exceed 175. In this scenario, the public drawing will be held on June 5, 2020 at the MEO facility at 11:00am.

• A Lanai youth is defined as an individual who has lived on the island for six (6) continuous months and has a permanent mailing address.

• A youth hunter must be 15 yrs of age or younger prior to the start of the hunt, possess a valid 2020-21 State of Hawaii hunting license and be accompanied by an adult (18 yrs of age or older) who also possesses a valid 2020-21 State of Hawaii hunting license. Group size will be limited to one (1) youth and one (1) accompanying adult. A permit will be issued to the adult at the time of hunter check in.


• The bag limit will be two (2) Mouflon sheep (one (1) either sex and one (1) non-typical ram) per hunter per authorized hunt. Hunters will be required to purchase an either sex tag and will be issued a non-typical ram tag free of charge. See addendum for tag fees and requirements.

• Non-typical rams are defined as deformed horn, polled and muumuu. All heads of non-typical rams must be disposed of at the Lanai hunter check station. Final determination of a non-typical ram will be made by a representative of the Department of Land and Natural Resources.

• For the youth hunt, only one (1) application per person will be accepted. If duplicates are found, the first received will be processed and all others will be returned to the applicant. Application fees under these circumstances will not be returned.

• Youth hunters must report to the Lanai hunter check station the Friday preceding their assigned weekend or on Saturday to validate permits and receive assigned tags. To be validated, the permittee must show identification and sign the permit in the presence of an authorized officer of the Department of Land & Natural Resources and the officer must sign and date the permit.

• Calls for standby assignment will begin at 6:00pm Friday, preceding the weekend hunt. Standby hunters must report in person to be eligible.

• Check station hours will be from 12noon to 8:00pm on Friday, August 7, 2020 and from 7:00am to 3:30pm on Saturday, August 8, 2020.

• Upon completion of the hunt, youth hunters must submit their permit to the Lanai hunter check station. If applicable, include sex and unit where animal(s) were harvested.

• Application period begins on Monday, March 23, 2020 and ends at 4:00pm Friday, April 24, 2020.

• Lottery results will be available on the internet at: and on this General Info. tab by 4pm, Friday, June 5, 2020.

Hunt Information Attachments
1 weekend

Hunt dates
08/08/2020 - 08/09/2020
Applications required?

Application Start Date & Time
03/23/2020 12:01 AM

Application End Date & Time
04/24/2020 4:00 PM

General Public Lottery Date & Time
06/05/2020 11:00 AM

Lanai Resident Lottery Date & Time
06/05/2020 10:00 AM

Max Amount of Hunters Allowed per Group


Lanai Cooperative Game Management Area (LCGMA)

The LCGMA is the area on the northwest portion of Lanai with the southernmost boundary extending from the western shore off of Kaumalapau Hwy and traveling east along said road to #57 road. From #57 road heading in a north-northeasterly direction along the former pineapple field to the junction of Polihua road and Ka'a Road. At the junction heading in a southeasterly direction to the Horse Pasture connecting to the Keomoku Road and following the said road to the northeastern shore of Lanai. The Kanepu'u Easement Area is excluded from the LCGMA.

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Other Information

• Each youth hunter shall be limited to carry one bow of legal draw weight, muzzleloader rifle of .45 caliber or larger, rifle, or shotgun in the hunting areas. No crossbows (unless with a valid permit) or handguns allowed.

• All youth hunters and accompanying adults must wear blaze orange.

• The youth will be the only hunter allowed to hunt. The adult will not be able to hunt as he/she is there to guide the youth in hunter ethics and safety.

• Hunting permits are non-transferrable and may not be traded between hunters.

• Youth hunters must abide by the provisions of Chapter 123 when hunting on Lanai during the hunting season.

• Guides will not be required. Commercial guides are prohibited for this hunt.

• Hunters are allowed to bone the animal with the exception that a hind quarter must be tagged with genitalia and skin still attached.

• Any youth hunter encountering feral goats in the area may take these animals, regardless of sex and number. Hunters must have in their possession an unused tag.