ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — If you’re wanting to get outside for some fresh air, there’s one more thing on a long list of things you can’t do during the state’s stay at home order: go horseback riding in a Maryland State Park.
Maryland DNR posted the clarification on their social media accounts Wednesday morning.READ MORE: Harford County’s Top Health Official Says He Was Fired For Political Reasons, Advocacy Of Masks In Schools And Vaccines
” In accordance with Governor Hogan’s emergency actions to protect public health during the COVID-19 pandemic, horseback riding is prohibited in Maryland State Parks,” DNR stated.
Maryland State Park entrances have been closed since last week to discourage large crowds from gathering at parks during the coronavirus quarantine.READ MORE: Baltimore Polytechnic Institute Empowers Aspiring Pilots With Aviation Program
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Gov. Larry Hogan said people can still go on walks and exercise outdoors during the quarantine.
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