Deadline to enter state’s moose hunt lottery is May 30

CONCORD — The deadline for entering the New Hampshire moose hunt lottery is May 30, 2014. The state's moose hunt will run from October 18 through 26.

Each applicant can enter the lottery once a year. A bonus point system improves the chances for unsuccessful applicants who apply each consecutive year. Hunters who are drawn and accept a permit are not eligible to enter the lottery or apply for a bonus point for the following three years.

To apply visit Lottery applications for 2014 must be postmarked or submitted online by midnight Eastern Time, May 30, 2014, or delivered to N.H. Fish and Game headquarters in Concord before 4 p.m. that day.

It costs $15 for residents and $25 for non-residents to enter the lottery. A total of 124 permits are proposed to be issued. Last year, the statewide hunter success rate was 64 percent.

For more information on moose hunting in New Hampshire visit