Black Bear Hunting is our life at Foggy Mountain Guide Service. It is not a seasonal sideline for us. It has been our livelihood for over thirty years. Each year we can’t wait until the seasons open.

Maine Bear Hunting Seasons – 2021

  • Maine Black Bear Hunts from Stands:
    • Vast Highlands, Moosehead & Katahdin Region –
      • Hunt Monday, August 30th (Arrive on the 29th) thru September 3rd (Depart on Saturday, September 4th);
      • Hunt Monday, September 6th (Arrive on September 5th) thru September 10th (Depart on Saturday, September 11th).
    • West Branch Region –
      • Hunt Monday, September 13th (Arrive on the 12th) thru September 17th (Depart on Saturday, September 18th);
      • Hunt Monday, September 20th (Arrive on the 19th) thru September 24th (Depart on Saturday, September 25tht).
  • Maine Bear Hunts with Hounds:
    • Fully Guided Hound Hunts
      • Hunt Monday, September 27th (Arrive on September 26th) thru October 1st (Depart on Saturday, October 2nd);
      • Hunt Monday, October 4th (Arrive on October 3rd) thru October 8th (Depart on Saturday, October 9th);
      • Hunt Monday, October 11th (Arrive on October 10th) thru October 15th (Depart on Saturday, October 16th);
      • Hunt Monday, October 18th (Arrive on October 17th) thru October 22nd (Depart on Saturday, October 23rd).

Maine Bear Hunting Seasons – 2022

Maine Coyote Hunting Season – 2020-2021

  • Guided Maine Coyote Hunts:
    Daylight hunts: December 1, 2020 – April 30, 2021
    Night hunts: December 16, 2020 – April 30, 2021

Maine Snowshow Hare (Rabbit) Hunting Season – 2020-2021

Maine Spring Turkey Hunting Season – 2021

  • Guided Maine Turkey Hunts:

    Season is generally the four weeks of May…for 2021:
    – Hunt May 3rd to May 7th, or
    – Hunt May 10th to May 14th, or
    – Hunt May 17th to May 21st, or
    – Hunt May 24th to May 28th

Maine Moose Hunting Season – 2021

  • Guided Maine Moose Hunts:

    By permit drawing only (see below for zone selection).
    Area and Season depends on permit – Typically open in October – 1 or 2 Weeks

Maine Moose Hunting Zones

Foggy Mountain Guide Service utilizes five Wildlife Management Districts. When applying for a moose permit it is absolutely critical to use the following priority list. While Foggy Mountain uses only the first five districts, you must list 10 districts for your application to be valid. Please contact us if you have any questions.
Priority District
1 5
2 4
3 6
4 8
5 2
6 1
7 3
8 9
9 14
10 18


Maine Hunting is allowed Monday through Saturday only – No Sunday Hunting


When you book a hunt with us, you will receive a complete confirmation kit including detailed information on equipment and clothing, plus plus graphic illustrations of optimum shooting angles.

Please feel free to call us at any time.

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