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.

2021-2022 HUNTING - FISHING REGULATIONS ARE UPDATED AND APPROVED!

 

 

To report a deceased deer, please use the link below.

Deer Reporting System

 

EVERYONE MUST ACTIVATE SMS (TEXT MESSAGES) on their accounts

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 or any issues with iSportsman, please email michael.luna.17@us.af.mil AND terrance_butler@fws. gov **

 

TURKEY SEASON 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**

SPRING TURKEY HUNTING: Specific hunting times for turkey are listed in the NJ Hunting and Trapping Digest on page 50. Use link below to access the online version of the 2021-2022 Hunting and Trapping Digest.

The 2021-2022 New Jersey Hunting and Trapping digest can be found here:https://www.njfishandwildlife.com/dighnt21.htm 

There is NO turkey hunting or scouting in the CA area!

 

SPRING TURKEY SCOUTING: Pre-Season Scouting Will Open on April 9th

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 and During the Season: Everyday 1 hour before sunrise- 1 hour after sunset
During the Season- Sunday 06:00-15:00

 

The days/times for the LA (LAKEHURST AREA) are as follows:                                                                                                                    Pre-season and During the Season: Everyday 1 hour before sunrise – 1 hour after sunset

 

The days/times for the CA (CANTONMENT AREA -  DIX - MCGUIRE) are as follows:
NO turkey hunting or scouting in the CA area.

 

Opening Day Of Trout Season Is April 9th!

Lakes stocked this spring with a mixture of trout are as follows:

(All Stocked Bodies of Water Will Be Closed Until Opening Day)

*Laurel Pond- 250 Trout

*Amphibious Lake- 400 Trout

*Lake of the Woods- 500 Trout

Island Pond- 250 Trout

 

The 2022 New Jersey Fishing Digest can be Found here: https://www.nj.gov/dep/fgw/digfsh.htm

 

FISHING CHECK-IN/OUT TIMES                                                                                    30 MINUTES BEFORE LEGAL SUNRISE                      30 MINUTES  AFTER LEGAL SUNSET

 

 

 

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.

 

 

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