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Maryland Hunting Seasons

The NWTF Hunt Guide is your complete source for turkey season dates, application deadlines and other related hunting information across North America. As you plan your upcoming season, be sure to use the agency Web addresses and phone numbers to contact the folks who can best confirm the dates and laws of the places you plan to hunt. They can help you make the most of your trip. Have a great season.

If you're looking to track down gobblers outside of your own state, get a complete list of hunt guide information here. Click here for a pdf version of the 2009 Fall Hunt Guide.

Members Only: If you are a NWTF member, click here for the members only hunt guide which has commentary from our regional wildlife biologists.

Dates:Oct 31 - Nov. 7
Hunter Ed.
Safety Req.:
Required unless you have hunted prior to 1977
Bag Limit:1 bearded turkey per day; 2 per season, if no turkey taken in the fall.
Legal Hours:1/2 hour before sunrise to 1/2 hour after sunset
Population:30,000- 35,000
or (410) 260-8540
Poacher Hotline:(800) 635-6124