Public HuntingSince 1986, the Department of Parks and Recreation has allowed public bow hunting for white-tailed deer at select rural parks in partnership with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Hunting is allowed during regulated state deer hunting seasons only. The parks currently open to public bow hunting are: Aquasco Farm, Patuxent River Park-Billingsley, and Gardner Road Park.
Patuxent River Park- Billingsley
Gardner Road Park:
MD DNR Public Hunting
For more information, please email Deermanagement@pgparks.com or call 301-627-7755.