Instructions: Click on complex name below to view map of property. All maps are Adobe .pdf files and can be opened with Adobe Reader.
All boundaries are marked with yellow paint and are posted with white signs indicating Chesapeake Forest boundary. When parking, do not block gates; park only along forest boundary and not on Private Property.
W02 - Aughty Naughty Complex (Wicomico County, 1243 acres)Handicapped Hunting Area from VehicleDescription: There are approximately 3.2 miles of roads in this area. These are forest roads, so a 4WD/AWD or high clearance vehicle is recommended. There are turkey and whitetail deer in this area. There are a number of pull off areas along the roads. This area consists of loblolly pine and some hardwoods. For rules on hunting from vehicles refer to the current hunting guide. Contact the Chesapeake Forest Office for access at 410-632-3732.Directions: From Mardela Springs: north on MD Route 313, access off of Cross Road through gates with a handicapped sign affixed.
C01 - Merrikan Gordy Complex (426 acres)
C02 - Seipp Complex (31 acres)Note: The public hunting area is on the east side of Smithville Road adjacent to Idylwild WMA.
C03 - Messenger Branch Complex (340 acres)
D06 - Insley Complex (445 acres)
Shoreline Waterfowl Area as Noted on Map
D12 - Marshy Hope Complex (3,355 acres)
Shoreline Waterfowl Area as Noted on MapNote: The shoreline area of Chesapeake Forest Lands along Puckum Branch is closed to waterfowl hunting.
D25 - Hoernicke Oliphant Complex (368 acres)
D26 - Lewis Complex (1,575 acres)
D28 - Baumgarthner-Southam Complex (210 acres)
S08 – White Pusey (also known as Tull Swamp or Brice Stump) (1,663 acres)
S11 - Peters McAllen Complex (683 acres)
S21 - E Mace Smith Complex (1,709 acres)
S27 - Wells Complex (1,915 acres)
S55 - Marumsco Complex (1,087 acres)
T01 - Seth Demonstration Forest (122 acres)
Bow Hunting Only
W02 - Aughty Naughty Complex (1,243 acres)
Handicapped Hunting Area from VehicleFor rules on hunting from vehicles refer to the current hunting guide. Contact the Chesapeake Forest Office for access at 410-632-3732.
W06 - Lathrop Complex (~3,800 feet of shoreline)
Shoreline Waterfowl Hunting ONLY
Note: The shoreline area of Chesapeake Forest along and west of Stump Gut as shown on the linked map is closed to waterfowl hunting.
W10 - Athol Complex (682 acres)
W22 - Greenhill (N) Complex (626 acres)
W23 - Greenhill (S) Complex (2,566 acres)
W30 - Fair Meadow Complex (362 acres)
W46 - Campbell Complex (Wicomico Demonstration Forest) (3,399 acres)
W53 – Twigg-Fooks Complex (349 acres)
WR01 - Timmons-Donnaway Complex (477 acres)
WR10 - Cordery Complex (625 acres)
WR18 – Buck Harbor Complex (1,095 acres)
WR21 - Bethards Complex (33 acres)
WR22 - Whitesburg Complex (300 acres)
WR24 - Johnson & Johnson Complex (871 acres)
WR25 - Creek Complex (868 acres)
WR34 - Selby Complex (471 acres)
WR40 - Dunn Swamp Complex (1,145 acres)
WR45 - Foster Estate Complex (4,814 acres)
580 Taylor Ave., Annapolis MD 21401
Call toll-free in *Maryland* at 1-877-620-8DNR (8367)
Out of State: 410-260-8DNR (8367)