Rifle & Shotgun Range Closures at Maryland Elk Neck State Forest
North East, MD –-(Ammoland.com)- The rifle and shotgun ranges at Elk Neck State Forest will be closed beginning November 30, 2010 for renovations and repairs.
This closure should last several weeks. During the closure, the pistol range will remain open for use during normal hours of operation.
Users are reminded that the pistol range is restricted to the use of revolvers and pistols only.
No long rifles of any sort are permitted at facility.
Questions, comments, or concerns should be directed to the Forest Office at (410) 287-5675.
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is the state agency responsible for providing natural and living resource-related services to citizens and visitors. DNR manages nearly one-half million acres of public lands and 17,000 miles of waterways, along with Maryland's forests, fisheries and wildlife for maximum environmental, economic and quality of life benefits. A national leader in land conservation, DNR-managed parks and natural, historic and cultural resources attract 11 million visitors annually. DNR is the lead agency in Maryland's effort to restore the Chesapeake Bay, the state's number one environmental priority. Learn more at www.DNR.Maryland.gov.