Unguided Deer Hunts on Kodiak Island #OI-RE3

These unguided deer hunts on Kodiak Island, Alaska take place from a commercial fishing vessel.


Unguided Sitka Blacktail Deer Hunts on Kodiak Island

A great DIY Hunt from a very comfortable yacht with a Top-Notch Captain.

These unguided deer hunts on Kodiak Island, Alaska takes place from a 65 or 67 foot yacht, traveling to remote regions of the Island. The Captains have hunted these areas for over a decade and will put you in some of the Island’s best Sitka blacktail deer country on a daily basis. Sleep each night on the boat, enjoying a comfortable two person room. Home cooked meals daily are included in the hunt price. 5 full days of hunting with each hunter allowed up to three blacktail bucks. Fox, sea ducks and fishing are also included. This hunt requires a six person group to secure the whole boat.

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Lodging and Accommodations

You’ll be sleeping on a 65 or 67 foot boat with a heated, two person rooms,  including a shared on-board bathroom with limited showers.

Enjoy hot home cooked meals including breakfast, sack lunches for field days and fresh, hot evening meals back on board. Fresh produce, bacon, eggs, fruit, seafood, soups, snacks, etc. Not to mention fresh meat from animals taken and caught during the hunt.

Typical Daily Schedule

This is a DIY hunt with NO guiding included. However, a very safe, knowledgeable boat Captain will run the transport and travel activities, dropping you off and picking you up on the beach daily. You’ll be up early for hot breakfast and coffee, then shuttled to shore by small boat or Zodiac. Return pick up in the evening at your drop-off spot and back to the boat to dry out gear, relax, shower and enjoy supper. After a good night sleep in the warm two person room, you are back at it the next day. Groups have daily options of hunting deer, sea ducks or fishing.

Travel Information

Fly commercially to Kodiak one day prior to your hunt. The following morning fly to Old Harbor where you will meet your captain and cook, then help load gear and head out.

  • Transportation from old harbor to hunting areas is included.
  • Travel by boat day 1, then enjoy 5 full hunt days on boat and return travel to Old Harbor then Kodiak on day 7.
  • Hunt days are typically Sunday to Saturday in late October through the first week of December. Arrive on Sunday, hunt Monday-Friday, leave on Saturday.

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Booking Information

Interested in booking this trip? If you have not yet received pricing please request it here, and be sure to reference the trip number at the top of this page. Please note that reservations are not considered finalized until agreed upon deposit is received. This ensures agreed upon dates and current pricing. Quality outfitters are in high demand so let us know right away, as some trips do book years in advance.


  • Two travel days and five full days hunting.
  • Meals and lodging during the two boat travel days and five hunting days.
  • Up to three bucks per person per trip with required tags.
  • Fox, sea ducks and fishing is available upon the group’s daily request and availability.
  • Use of fishing gear and duck decoys

Not Included

When you’re ready to book, if you haven’t already ask your Outdoors International Consultant for updated pricing.

If it looks good, your consultant will write up a booking agreement for you. Remember, our service is free to you. There are no added costs.

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