Muskox Tags for Non-Residents

Public Service Announcement

Yellowknife — July 8, 2021

Muskox tags are now available for the 2021-2022 hunting season! There are 30 muskox tags available for Non-Resident (NR) and Non-resident Alien (NRA) hunters in Wildlife Management Zone U/MX/01. These tags can be used for either sex, and as per the regulations, there is mandatory harvest reporting for these tags.

The season runs from August 15- April 15.  Outfitters with licenses in good standing may be allocated up to 5 NR/NRA muskox tags.

For more information please contact


For media requests, please contact:

Name: Jessica Davey-Quantick
Title: Communications Planning Specialist
Department: ENR
Government of the Northwest Territories
Phone Number: 867-767-9231 Ext 53046