Public Hunting

Bow hunting for white-tailed deer is permitted at select parks in partnership with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Hunting is allowed during the regulated state deer hunting seasons only. A valid Maryland hunting license and free daily reservation are required.

Public Bow Hunting Parks

The following parks are open to public bow hunting:

New Public Bow Hunting Property Opening this Fall

The Prince George’s County Department of Parks & Recreation will open a property for public bow hunting in September 2018. The “Queen Anne Bridge Road CWMA” is a 180-acre farm located at 18300 Queen Anne Bridge Road, Bowie, MD 20716. There will be a public comment period from May 14 until June 12. Send all comments and inquiries to us at

Contact Us

For more information, please email or call the Park Ranger Office at 301-627-7755.

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