Guide to Hunting & Trapping in Maryland

A Message from DNR about Sunday Hunting
in Garrett, Allegany, Washington and Frederick Counties

Expanded Sunday Hunting in Western MD to become effective December 22.

Cover of 2014-2015 Maryland Guide to Hunting & Trapping

Now Online 2014-2015
Maryland Guide to Hunting and Trapping

Digital Flash Edition

Click through an interactive version of the regulation guide. Turn the pages just as you would the real thing.

PDF Download

The entire guide is also available as a PDF download for offline viewing.

Checking in your big game and need the county codes?

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Rifle Shotgun May for Deer Hunting in Maryland

A volunteer team of hunting safety instructors teach state-required hunter safety classes and emphasize hunting ethics and safe hunting.

Junior Hunting

Maryland holds 3 Junior Hunt Days for deer, turkey and migratory game birds. Junior Hunters can also earn an official Junior Hunter Certificate.

Feeding the Hungry

Hunters help feed thousands of Maryland residents each year by donating their harvest to Farmers & Hunters Feeding the Hungry.

Maryland Celebrates

National Hunting & Fishing Day.  Join us on Sat., Sept. Sept 28th for a FREE day of Outdoor Family Fun & Learning.