Laws & Policies
These memoranda provide guidance in the interpretation and implementation of park policies and regulations.
A-9: Rock climbing policy (currently under review)
F-2: Fee collection procedures
H-1: Cultural site information disclosure policy (currently under review)
H-2: Collecting of park resources
H-3: Use of the Southeast Utah Group archives
L-1: Group campsite reservations
N-1: Horse and pack animal policy
N-2: Off-highway motor vehicle regulations for backcountry use
N-4: Administrative access and fee waivers for researchers
W-2: Segway Guidance
As of February 22, 2010, a new federal law allows people who can legally possess firearms under applicable federal, state, and local laws, to legally possess firearms in this park.
It is the responsibility of visitors to understand and comply with all applicable state, local, and federal firearms laws before entering this park. As a starting point, please visit our state’s website.
Federal law also prohibits firearms in certain facilities in this park; those places are marked with signs at all public entrances.
Did You Know?
Pinyon pines do not produce pine nuts every year. These delicious nuts can only be harvested every three to seven years. This irregular schedule prevents animals from adapting to an abundance of pine nuts and guarantees that at least some nuts will become new pine trees instead of a quick meal. More...