- Washington DC – Not permitted at any point throughout the year. Sorry, DC residents!
- Virginia – Permitted October 15 – April 15 (metal and rubber).
- Maryland – Permitted November 1 – March 31 (metal and rubber) BUT only in certain locations: they are allowed in western counties (Allegheny, Carroll, Frederick, Garrett, and Washington counties).
Are Studded Tires Right for You?
Let’s examine how studded tires work, and whether or not you can use them in your area.