Joint Base Mcguire - Dix - Lakehurst

iSportsman Hunting & Fishing Portal

Here is where you buy permits, check area availability, check-in/-out of areas, report game harvested or fish caught, and more. All hunters and anglers are required to go through this portal to access the privilege of hunting and fishing at Joint Base McGuire Dix Lakehurst. To properly use iSportsman, you should read and understand the educational materials available from this website.

2021-22 REGULATIONS ARE STILL UNDER REVIEW, WE WILL NOTIFY EVERYONE AND POST HERE WHEN APPROVED!

NEWS UPDATES:

EVERYONE: must go to "My Safety Briefs" to watch slide show and take a quiz prior to purchasing a permit

 YOU ARE NOT PERMITTED TO HUNT and or FISH IF YOU CANNOT CHECK IN/OUT. Any issues with accounts must be resolved FIRST, NO EXCEPTIONS! 

FOR LOCKED ACCOUNTS CONTACT THE NUMBER PROVIDED ON SCREEN WHEN YOU ATTEMPT TO LOG IN

If you have issues with your account please email michael.luna.17@us.af.mil AND terrance_butler@fws. gov **

 

CHECK IN/OUT TIMES

                                                 FOR ACTIVITIES PARTICIPANTS MUST BE IN THE HUNTING AREA WHEN SIGNING IN                                                                                                       **NEW JERSEY FISH & WILDLIFE Legal hunting hours still apply**

HUNTING                                                                                                 1.5 HOURS BEFORE LEGAL SUNRISE                                             1.5 HOURS AFTER LEGAL SUNSET 

FISHING                                                                                                30 MINUTES BEFORE LEGAL SUNRISE                                                30 MINUTES  AFTER LEGAL SUNSET

SCOUTING

 Early/Preseason Scouting for hunting begins Saturday August 28, 2021 - Friday September 10, 2021.  ** Ensure the area that you are scouting is open for that day and you are in the correct area. BE ADVISED, EVERYONE MUST CHECK IN/OUT VIA ISPORTSMAN to scout.  

SCOUTING TIMES and AREAS HAVE BEEN MODIFIED FROM THE REGULATION DUE TO SAFETY AND SECURITY

 

The days/times for RA (RANGE AREA - DIX) are as follows:
Pre-season- Wednesday and Friday 06:00-19:00 and Saturday and Sunday 06:00-15:00
During the Season- Sunday 06:00-15:00

 

The days/times for the LA (LAKEHURST AREA) are as follows:                                                                                                                  Everyday 1.5 hours before sunrise – 1 hour after sunset

 

The days/times for the CA (CANTONMENT AREA -  DIX - MCGUIRE) are as follows:
Pre-season- Everyday 06:00-19:00

You are not permitted to check-in after 18:30 during pre-season scouting


During the season- Sunday 06:00-15:00

 

The 2021 New Jersey Hunting and Trapping digest can be found here:https://www.njfishandwildlife.com/dighnt21.htm 

The number and website address are printed on all hunting licenses and deer permits. The toll-free number is 855-I-HUNT-NJ (855-448-6865). Hunters can also report deer online at the division's license sales/harvest reporting website: www.nj.wildlifelicense.com 

 Please check the NJ digest for a complete list of season dates. Specific information for Dix-McGuire section (Zone 37) can be found on page 43. Information on the Lakehurst section (Zone 53) can be found on page 44.

 

ATTENTION: All participants in outdoor recreational activities will be required to complete the i-Sportsman Video Safety Brief and successfully pass the exam prior to purchasing any permit for the 2021-2022 season.  All Fishing Hunting and Trapping Permits are availible for purchase.

 

ATTENTION JB MDL ANGLERS:
Due to new safety brief requirement, every fisherman who has not already completed the JB MDL safety brief must do so in order to continue fishing on JB MDL. As of 6/20/2021, even those who have already purchased a valid fishing license in 2021 must complete the new safety brief on i-Sportsman.

 

New Hunters: click on the"Register" tab on the blue top navigation toolbar

Registered Hunters:

click on the "My Account" tab on the blue top navigation toolbar to go to your Home Page to Log-in

click on "Check-in/Check-out" tab on the blue top navigation toolbar to check-in/check-out of hunting areas

 

CONTACT JBMDL NATURAL RESOURCES FOR QUESTIONS (FT. DIX - MCGUIRE 609-754-1847) (Lakehurst 732-323-5319)

 

For wildlife issues unrelated to Hunting/Fishing/Trapping contact JB MDL Pest Managment at 609-529-1889

 

 

 

Click the link below for directions on placing a point on a map where you can report a UXO that has been found.

JBMDL HazRDS Tool