Patuxent River State Park


Over 5,000 acres are open for hunting forest game, upland game, dove and deer (bow, muzzleloader and shotgun). All seasons listed in the Guide to Hunting and Trapping in Maryland.​

Click here for information about hunting at Patuxent River State Park, Seneca Creek State Park, and the Monocacy Natural Resources Management Area.

Hunting Area Maps


Patuxent River State Park is located along the Howard and Montgomery County line between Maryland Route 27 and 97.



No permit needed


Small parking areas are located at Brown’s Church Road, Long Corner Road, Mullinix Mill Road, Route 94, Annapolis Rock Road, Hipsley Mill Road, Jennings Chapel Road, Howard Chapel Road and Elton Farm Road.

Click here for the Guide to Hunting and Trapping in Maryland.​