Hunting

Fall features some of the most unbelievable foliage in New England, and several hunting seasons including partridge, rabbit, moose and deer. Our Registered Maine Guides are available for hunting, drift boating, and lake fishing. Don't forget to purchase your license locally at Indian Hill Trading Post, or online here.

Whether you’re looking for the perfect location for lodging, or seeking a complete guide package – Wilsons on Moosehead Lake is your ideal destination. We specialize in providing the sportsman with every opportunity to experience an enjoyable and successful hunt. If you don’t see a package that suits your needs, we’ll be glad to put one together for you. Give us a call at: 1-800-817-2549.

Packages

Partridge (Grouse) & Woodcock Hunting

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Lodging and Map Assistance: We’ll provide you with map assistance to aid you in your hunt for birds. Lakeside lodging and assistance: Prices start at $40 a night per person based on double occupancy.

American Plan: Includes map assistance and lakefront lodging as above, plus 3 home cooked meals a day. $75/night per person based on double occupancy.

Complete Guide Package: Includes 4-WD transportation, lakeside lodging and meals. $185/day per person based on double occupancy. 

(Guide's Gratuity is Additional)

Trophy Deer Hunt 

 

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Lodging and Map Assistance: You’re not on your own! We provide you with map assistance and daily advice to assist you on your trophy deer hunt. Includes lakefront lodging and extensive pre-season scouting. Prices start at $35/night or $185/week/person based on double occupancy.

American Plan: Includes map assistance, lakeside lodging, and meals. Prices start at $70/night or $395/week/person based on double occupancy.

Complete Guide Package: Master Maine Guide accompanies you on your trophy deer hunt. Includes 4-WD transportation, extensive pre-season scouting, meals and lakeside lodging. We recommend hunters new to our region choose this guided package. $795/week/person based on double occupancy.

(Guide's Gratuity is Additional)

Trophy Moose Hunt 

Lodging and Map Assistance: You’re not on your own! We provide you with map assistance and daily advice to assist you on your trophy hunt. Includes lakefront lodging and extensive pre-season scouting. Prices start at $750.

American Plan: Includes map assistance, lakeside lodging, and meals. Prices start at $1150. ($1350 for 2-bedroom cottage.)

Complete Guide Package: Master Maine Guide accompanies you on your trophy moose hunt. Includes 4-WD transportation, extensive pre-season scouting, meals and lakeside lodging. Prices start at $1900. ($2100 for 2-bedroom cottage.)

Cast & Blast

Hunt and Fish in the same day!

AdventuresBoatRentals.jpgAttention Sportsman: During the month of October, combine the thrills of hunting and fishing in one day! Spend the morning chasing after the abundant birds and rabbits in the area then switch gears and fly fish the world famous East Outlet of the Kennebec River for the afternoon! Don't forget your camera. New England is known for its unbelievable foliage that peaks September 20th - October 15th!

Seasons

(Guidelines only.  Be sure to check with IF&W for exact dates.  See link for IF&W below.)

Bird Season: October 1 – December 31

Rabbit Season: October 1 – March 31

Moose Hunt: By Lottery Permit Only – 2nd week of October

Deer Season:

  • Archery – October 1 – November 30
  • Rifle Hunt – Runs for 4 weeks in November
  • Black powder – First week of December

Inland Fisheries & Wildlife - Hunting & Trapping Laws