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Sunday Deer Hunting

Hunting Regulations Icon Maryland Hunting

2018-2019 Sunday Deer Hunting Dates (For White-tailed deer and sika deer)
Sunday hunting is allowed only on these dates and times during these seasons

County

Archery Season

Firearm Season

Muzzleloader Season

Lands Open

Sept 9

Sept 16

Sept 23

Sept 30

Oct 7

Oct 14

Oct 21

Oct 28

Nov 4

Nov 11

Nov 18

Dec 30

Jan 6

Jan 13

Jan 20

Jan 27

Nov 11
(Jr Hunt)

Nov 25

Dec 2

Jan 6

Dec 16

Dec 23

Allegany

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private &
Designated Public1

Anne Arundel

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

Baltimore

None

Calvert

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

Caroline

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

Carroll

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

Cecil

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

Charles

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

Dorchester

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

Frederick

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

Garrett

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private &
Designated Public1

Harford

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

Howard

None

Kent

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open2

Open2

Open

Open

Private Only

Montgomery

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open

Open

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Private Only

Prince George’s

None

Queen Anne’s

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

St. Mary’s

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

Somerset

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

Talbot

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

Washington
Region A

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private &
Designated Public1

Washington
Region B

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

Wicomico

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

Worcester

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Private Only

1Designated public lands open to Sunday hunting in Allegany, Garrett and Washington counties are: Billmeyer-Belle Grove WMA, Cunningham Swamp WMA, Dan’s Mountain WMA, Garrett State Forest (SF), Green Ridge SF, Indian Springs WMA, McCoole FMA, Mount Nebo WMA, Potomac SF, Prather’s Neck WMA, Savage River SF, Sideling Hill WMA, Warrior Mountain WMA.

2Legal shooting hours for deer are one half hour before sunrise to 10:30am on this Sunday (applies only to Kent and Montgomery counties where footnoted).