Department of Natural Resources
Sunset Lure by Laura Brown

Outdoor Fun in Focus

Governor Larry Hogan formed a commission to help ensure increased investment in our state’s outdoor recreation resources.

Photo of children at Fort Frederick State Park Nursey

A Pleasant Diversion

Fort Frederick State Park visitors of all ages can get a hands-on experience on how Marylanders in the 1750s spent their down time.

Photo of 2 antlered deer in field courtesy of Reinhardt Sahmel

Muzzleloader Season

The first segment of Maryland’s muzzleloader deer season opens statewide Oct. 19. This is one of several deer hunting opportunities offered in the state and typically coincides with pleasant fall weather.

Governor's Office