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Archery hunting underway in Maryland through January 2023

Archery hunting for white-tailed and sika deer opened statewide September 9, and continues through January 31, 2023.

Archers may also use vertical longbows and vertical recurve bows February 1-3, 2023 during the annual Primitive Deer Hunt Days.

“A crispness in the air throughout much of Maryland signals the onset of fall and the Maryland deer season,” Wildlife and Heritage Service Director Paul Peditto said. “For many people, hunting provides an avenue to escape to the beauty that Maryland’ s great outdoors offers this . . .