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Sunday Deer Hunting

Hunting Regulations Icon Maryland Hunting

Sunday Deer Hunting 2019–2020 (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. 8

Sept. 15

Sept. 22

Sept. 29

Oct. 6

Oct. 13

Oct. 20

Oct. 27

Nov. 3

Nov. 10

Nov. 17

Nov. 24

Jan. 5

Jan. 12

Jan. 19

Jan. 26

Nov. 17
(Jr. Hunt)

Dec. 1

Dec. 8

Jan. 12

Dec. 22

Dec. 29

Allegany

Open

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Private & Designated Public 1

Anne Arundel

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Private Only

Baltimore

None

Calvert

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Private Only

Caroline

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Private Only

Carroll

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Private Only

Cecil

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Private & Designated Public 1

Charles

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Dorchester

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Frederick

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Garrett

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Harford

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Private Only

Howard

None

Kent

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Montgomery

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Prince George’s

None

Queen Anne’s

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Private Only

St. Mary’s

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Private & Designated Public 1

Somerset

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Private Only

Talbot

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Private Only

Washington
Region A

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Private & Designated Public 1

Washington
Region B

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Wicomico

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Open2

Private Only

Worcester

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Private Only

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

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