Maine

Everything you need to plan your hunting trips, from maps to regulations and beyond.

Government Lands: 8%

1,921,445 acres

Private Lands: 92%

20,721,794 acres

Maine

Hunting Seasons

Deer

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Big Game Hunting License

16 and older.

Resident: $26 | Nonresident: $115

Archery Hunting License

16 and older.

Resident: $26 | Nonresident: $75

6-Day Archery Hunting License

16 and older.

Nonresident: $26

Crossbow Permit

Resident: $26 | Nonresident: $56

Registration Fee

Resident: $5 | Nonresident: $5

Muzzleloader Permit

Resident: $13 | Nonresident: $69

Expanded Archery Antlerless Permit

Resident: $12 | Nonresident: $12

Expanded Archery Either Sex Permit

Resident: $32 | Nonresident: $32

Junior Hunting License

0 - 15 years.

Resident: $8 | Nonresident: $35

Bear

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Big Game Hunting License

16 and older.

Resident: $26 | Nonresident: $115

Archery Hunting License

16 and older.

Resident: $26 | Nonresident: $75

6-Day Archery Hunting License

16 and older.

Nonresident: $26

Crossbow Permit

Resident: $26 | Nonresident: $56

Bear Permit

Resident: $27 | Nonresident: $74

Registration Fee

Resident: $5 | Nonresident: $5

Muzzleloader Permit

Resident: $13 | Nonresident: $69

Junior Hunting License

0 - 15 years.

Resident: $8 | Nonresident: $35

Moose

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Big Game Hunting License

16 and older.

Resident: $26 | Nonresident: $115

Archery Hunting License

16 and older.

Resident: $26 | Nonresident: $75

6-Day Archery Hunting License

16 and older.

Nonresident: $26

Crossbow Permit

Resident: $26 | Nonresident: $56

Registration Fee

Resident: $5 | Nonresident: $5

Moose Permit

Resident: $1,500 | Nonresident: $1,500

Muzzleloader Permit

Resident: $13 | Nonresident: $69

Junior Hunting License

0 - 15 years.

Resident: $8 | Nonresident: $35

Turkey

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Big Game Hunting License

16 and older.

Resident: $26 | Nonresident: $115

Archery Hunting License

16 and older.

Resident: $26 | Nonresident: $75

6-Day Archery Hunting License

16 and older.

Nonresident: $26

Crossbow Permit

Resident: $26 | Nonresident: $56

Small Game License

16 and older.

Resident: $15 | Nonresident: $75

3-Day Small Game Hunting License

Nonresident: $50

Wild Turkey Permit

Resident: $20 | Nonresident: $20

Junior Hunting License

0 - 15 years.

Resident: $8 | Nonresident: $35

Coyote

Season bag limit: no limit

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game License

16 and older.

Resident: $15 | Nonresident: $75

3-Day Small Game Hunting License

Nonresident: $50

Coyote Night Hunting Permit

Resident: $4 | Nonresident: $4

Junior Hunting License

0 - 15 years.

Resident: $8 | Nonresident: $35

Bobcat

Season bag limit: no limit

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game License

16 and older.

Resident: $15 | Nonresident: $75

3-Day Small Game Hunting License

Nonresident: $50

Junior Hunting License

0 - 15 years.

Resident: $8 | Nonresident: $35

Fox

Season bag limit: no limit

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game License

16 and older.

Resident: $15 | Nonresident: $75

3-Day Small Game Hunting License

Nonresident: $50

Junior Hunting License

0 - 15 years.

Resident: $8 | Nonresident: $35

Pheasant

Daily bag limit: 2

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game License

16 and older.

Resident: $15 | Nonresident: $75

3-Day Small Game Hunting License

Nonresident: $50

Pheasant Permit

Resident: $17 | Nonresident: $17

Junior Hunting License

0 - 15 years.

Resident: $8 | Nonresident: $35

Grouse

Ruffed grouse daily bag limit: 4

Spruce grouse daily bag limit: no limit

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game License

16 and older.

Resident: $15 | Nonresident: $75

3-Day Small Game Hunting License

Nonresident: $50

Junior Hunting License

0 - 15 years.

Resident: $8 | Nonresident: $35

Quail

Bobwhite daily bag limit: 4

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game License

16 and older.

Resident: $15 | Nonresident: $75

3-Day Small Game Hunting License

Nonresident: $50

Junior Hunting License

0 - 15 years.

Resident: $8 | Nonresident: $35

Duck

Duck daily bag limit: 5

Sea duck daily bag limit: 6

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game License

16 and older.

Resident: $15 | Nonresident: $75

3-Day Small Game Hunting License

Nonresident: $50

State Migratory Bird Permit

Resident: $7.50 | Nonresident: $7.50

Federal Migratory Bird Stamp

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $25

Junior Hunting License

0 - 15 years.

Resident: $8 | Nonresident: $35

Goose

Canada goose daily bag limit: 2

Snow goose daily bag limit: 25

Brant daily bag limit: 2

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game License

16 and older.

Resident: $15 | Nonresident: $75

3-Day Small Game Hunting License

Nonresident: $50

State Migratory Bird Permit

Resident: $7.50 | Nonresident: $7.50

Federal Migratory Bird Stamp

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $25

Junior Hunting License

0 - 15 years.

Resident: $8 | Nonresident: $35

Rabbit

Snowshoe hare daily bag limit: 4

Cottontail daily bag limit: no limit

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game License

16 and older.

Resident: $15 | Nonresident: $75

3-Day Small Game Hunting License

Nonresident: $50

Junior Hunting License

0 - 15 years.

Resident: $8 | Nonresident: $35