Umcolcus Sporting Camps trophy Maine moose hunts are a hunt of a lifetime where our clients can expect quality service and we know how to fulfill this coveted once in a lifetime hunt.
Maine is lucky enough to be one of the few states to have an abundant moose population. Maine state biologists estimate the Maine moose population to be around 75,000. This is the largest concentration of moose in the country besides Alaska. No wonder Maine is now one of the top moose hunting destinations in the United States. A mature bull moose can weigh in around 1,000 pounds or more, and their antlers can span an average of 6’.
Umcolcus Sporting Camps is fortunate to be located in the Northern most reaches of Penobscot county 1 mile from Aroostook County line, with the highest populated moose areas in the State of Maine.
Enter the Maine Moose Hunting Lottery to have a chance at one of the most coveted hunts in the United States and let Umcolcus Sporting Camps be your choice of guiding you on this coveted hunt!!
Please feel free to call Umcolcus Sporting Camps if you need assistance in picking your zones or help with any Maine Moose Lottery Information
-You are eligible to apply for the Maine Moose Lottery if:
You are eligible to obtain a Maine Big Game Hunting License, or will be eligible to obtain a Maine Big Game Hunting License by the opening day of the Maine Moose Hunting Season
-No person may submit more than one application. Any person submitting more than one application will be disqualified.
** Online Moose hunting permit applications must be filed by - TBD 2024
** Paper applications must be post marked - TBD for 2024
Moose Permit Application
Maine Dept of Inland & Fisheries Wildlife
284 State Street
Augusta, ME 04333-0041
** Prices below are subject to change
** Nonresidents may purchase multiples of 10 chances at $55.00 each.
Example: 5 multiples of 10 chances would cost $275.00 (5 x $55.00 = $275.00)
Winners of the Maine Moose hunting lottery have over 21,000 square miles of territory to hunt. However, the area is broken down into Wildlife Management Districts, otherwise known as WMD's, with specified moose hunting dates.
For the Maine moose season, permit holders will be able to hunt from Umcolcus Sporting Camps in the WMD’s that are in bold/italic:
WE WILL UPDATE YEARLY AS SOON AS DATES ARE RELEASED for 2024
September 25th - September 30th 2023 in WMD's 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 11, and 19 TBD FOR 2024
October 9th - October 14th 2023 in WMD's 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 27, and 28 TBD FOR 2024
October 23rd - October 28th 2023 in WMD's 1, 2, 3, 4 and 19 TBD FOR 2024
Complete Wildlife Management District maps (WMD maps) are available by way of links on the Moose Hunting Permits page of the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife website (link above).
Northern Maine offers a three-part Moose hunting season:
Prior to your Maine Moose hunting season, Umcolcus Sporting Camps logs numerous hours of scouting to ensure our clients have an opportunity at a trophy Moose hunt of lifetime.
Umcolcus Sporting Camps is equipped with the tools and knowledge to get your trophy Maine Moose out of the Northern Maine woods and to a quality processing facility quickly and efficiently. We make our living being Professional Maine Guides, fishing, hunting, canoeing, snowmobiling we are in the woods of Northern Maine everyday it is where we live and very importantly it is what we do to make our living, here in T8R6.
Umcolcus Sporting Camps offers Trophy Maine Moose Hunts from our lodge for WMD Districts 4, 2, 3, 5, 6, 9, 10, and 11. We also offer remote Trophy Maine Moose Hunts in WMD District 1. Districts WMD 1 is a very remote area of Northern Maine and logistics can be a problem without proper planning.
At Umcolcus Sporting Camps we are committed that our clients have an adventure of their lifetime and experience Northern Maine the way it should be.
** Rates subject to change