Youth Hunting at PTA this Weekend
Army officials will open several areas within Pohakuloa Training Area on April 23 and April 24 from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. for bow hunting of pigs, goats, and sheep.
Adults are allowed to participate in a mentor role, but are not permitted to harvest any animals.
Youth hunters are required to have a valid State of Hawai’i hunting license and be accompanied by an adult.
The Humu’ula Unit, which includes training areas 1 through 4, and the Menehune Unit, including training areas 5 and 6, will be opened.
All game mammal hunting activity at PTA follows State of Hawai’i regulations; refer to H.A.R. Title 13, Chapter 123 “Rules Regulating Game Mammal Hunting.”
Reservations can be made by texting the youth hunters name, license number, and preferred day to 315-1535.
A maximum of 20 youth hunters will be allowed each day. Call the PTA Game Warden at 798-6944 to check on additional availability after 2 p.m. on Friday.
Hunters with disabilities can contact the PTA Game Warden at 969-2429.
To learn more about hunting at PTA, call the PTA Hunter’s Hotline at 969-3474 or visit the U.S. Army Garrison website and click on the “hunting” tab.