Where to hunt Alaska Yukon Moose
Moose live in boreal forest regions across the Northern Hemisphere, from Scandinavia to the Rocky Mountains. They are one of the biggest ungulates of the North, rivaled only by the Bison. And if you’re after the biggest moose, you’re bound to go to Alaska and the Yukon into the Mackenzie Mountains of the Northwest Territories. There you will find the Alaska-Yukon moose.
The incredible Alaska-Yukon monster moose are the most expensive moose to hunt. Prices start at about $18,000. A large part of the price covers the travel to remote areas where the moose dwell. Consequently, a combination hunt with a mountain goat, grizzly, sheep or caribou, while more expensive in absolute figures, will be a better value overall.
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When to hunt Alaska Yukon Moose?
Trophy moose hunts usually take place in the rut, which happens in September-October in most parts of moose range. Meat hunts commonly take place later, in November-December, when the bull meat is less affected by hormonal surge of the mating period, and snow makes it easier to spot and track animals. Post-rut hunts tend to be cheaper, but beware that moose shed their antlers at about the time of snowfall.
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Most trophy hunts take place during the rut. Moose bulls challenge each other for dominance and territorial control. By imitating a rival bull hunters can get the moose in range but beware: during the rut bull moose are very aggressive, and many believe them to be more dangerous than even bears. North American moose hunts are usually conducted by spot-and-stalk, by calling, or a combinations of both methods.
Why hunt Alaska Yukon Moose?
The moose (Alces alces) is the largest of the world’s deer species and their large size, impressive antlers, and delicious meat makes them highly sought after by big-game hunters around the world. The Alaska-Yukon moose hunts take hunters to regions well off the beaten track. They usually require boats or float planes to access, and put you in real, no-nonsence wilderness. Hunting the Alaska-Yukon moose, especially recovering the animal, can be extremely challenging - but that’s precisely what draws hunters to pursue this majestic animal!
2021 Interior Grizzly/Moose Combo Hunt United States
Hunters must get themselves to McGrath on Alaska airlines or Peninsula Airways Alaska Grizzly Bear Hunt. Big mature bear with a beautiful coat and white claws The Alaskan moose is truly the largest of all moose species. The area we hunt has the genetics for world class trophies, and the opportunities are high to harvest an animal in the 60" plus and higher range. PLEASE NOTE THAT THE DAYS QUOTED ABOVE ARE THE NUMBER OF FULL DAYS YOU WILL SPEND HUNTING. A TRIP LISTED AS 5 DAYS WILL ACTUALLY BE 7 DAYS WITH 1 DAY TO FLY IN AND 1 DAY TO FLY OUT, 10 DAYS IS 12 DAYS AND 12 DAYS IS A 14 DAY TRIP 5% Sales Tax Will Be Calculated And Added In Your Final Bill
Trip duration: 12 days
Hunting season: 1 Sep 2021 31 Oct 2021
8 Day Moose Hunt United States
This is a spot and stalk style backpack hunt, Because my moose hunts are a draw and I only do one hunt a year at best I have a different approach to these hunts I usually wait until I have a real monster that I have been watching grow for a year or two then I put a few select hunters in for the draw. I highly recommend combining this trip with a grizzly or black bear hunt as a plan B if you do not win a tag in the drawing. Space is very limited. You will be guided by Matt the owner the whole time no assistant guides and no other hunters in camp. 10% discount for Military, Law Enforcement, First Responders.
Trip duration: 8 days
Hunting season: 1 Sep 2021 20 Sep 2021
Moose Hunt 2021 United States
We had some fantastic moose seasons lately in the Alaska Range. We killed a 70" whopper and many others in the 60s. Other hunters took grizzlies or other animals while on their moose hunt. Trophies are 50'+; Our moose can be combined with sheep, black bear, grizzly bear, caribou, wolf, or wolverine.
Trip duration: 10 days
Hunting season: 1 Sep 2021 30 Sep 2021
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