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Maryland

Hunting

Sunday Deer Hunting

Sunday Deer Hunting 2021–2022 (For White-tailed Deer and sika Deer)
Sunday hunting is allowed only on these dates and times during these seasons

County

Lands Open

Archery Season

Firearm Season

Muzzleloader Season

Sept. 12

Sept.19

Sept. 26

Oct. 3

Oct. 10

Oct. 17

Oct. 24

Oct. 31

Nov. 7

Nov. 14

Nov. 21

Jan. 2

Jan. 9

Jan. 16

Jan. 23

Jan. 30

Nov. 14
(Jr. Hunt)

Nov. 28

Dec. 5

Jan. 9

Dec. 19

Dec. 26

ALLEGANY

Private & Designated Public1

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

ANNE ARUNDEL

Private Only

Open

Open

Open

BALTIMORE

None

CALVERT

Private Only

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

CAROLINE

Private Only

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

CARROLL

Private Only

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

CECIL

Private & Designated Public1

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

CHARLES

Private Only

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

DORCHESTER

Private Only

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

FREDERICK

Private Only

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

GARRETT

Private & Designated Public1

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

HARFORD

Private Only

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

HOWARD

None

KENT

Private Only

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open2

Open2

Open

Open

MONTGOMERY

Private Only

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

Open

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Open2

Open2

Open2

Open2

PRINCE GEORGE’S

None

QUEEN ANNE’S

Private Only

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

ST. MARY’S

Private & Designated Public1

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

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Open

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SOMERSET

Private Only

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

TALBOT

Private Only

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

WASHINGTON REGION A

Private & Designated Public1

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

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WASHINGTON REGION B

Private Only

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

WICOMICO

Private Only

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open2

WORCESTER

Private Only

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

Open

1 - Designated public lands open to Sunday hunting in Allegany, Cecil, Garrett, St. Marys’ and Washington counties are: Billmeyer-Belle Grove WMA, C&D Canal Lands, 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.

2 - Legal 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).