Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuge has several different hunts throughout the year -- goose, deer and waterfowl. Be sure you choose the correct hunt payment button from the choices below.
In order to legally participate in hunts on Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuge, hunters must carry a signed refuge hunting permit and a receipt for payment of the $15.00 per hunter permit fee.
The fee may be paid online by clicking on the correct HUNT FEE button below. To use this credit card option, a .50 cents service fee is added to the hunt fee total. You will be charged $15.50 to use this option. Credit card payment is on a secure website. Your credit card number is not provided to us.
NOTE: If the name on the credit card does not match the name of the hunter for whom the the permit is purchased, be sure to document the hunter's name on the payment form under 'description.'
Goose Hunt - Your $15.50 fee is good for the entire month of September 2020.
Deer Hunt #1 (October 20 & 21, 2020) Your $15.50 fee covers both days of the hunt. Complete the on-line credit card payment form.
Deer Hunt #2 (October 27 & 28, 2020) Your $15.50 fee covers both days of the hunt. Complete the on-line credit card payment form.
Waterfowl Hunting (Dates to be announced)
NOTE: You must receive notification that you were drawn for this hunt before paying these fees,
A $15.50 fee is required for each hunter for each day of the 2-day hunt. You may choose to hunt either or both days. Hunt fees can be paid up until the day of the hunt. You will be emailed a receipt for payment. This receipt (printed or electronic) must be presented each morning at check-in to verify your payment. You will receive your permit at the mandatory check-in on the morning of each hunt.
Please enter the date of your hunt in the description field on the payment form.
Please enter the dates of your hunt in the description field on the payment form.
Please click this link to read the WATERFOWL HUNT ORIENTATION. Each hunter in your party must sign the orientation signature page indicating they have read and understand the refuge regulations. Having this completed ahead of time will expedite your check-in process.
When you pay online, you will receive an email receipt. Each hunter permit must be paid separately.
Follow https://www.fws.gov/refuge/mattamuskeet/ for Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuge updates.
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