Laws & Policies
City of Rocks National Reserve and Castle Rocks State Park are managed according to public laws, regulations, rules, and policies. This page serves as a convenient reference for the interested public.
Public Law 100-696 created City of Rocks National Reserve on November 18, 1988
Regulations and Rules
Code of Federal Regulations: Title 36 - Parks, Forests and Public Property; Chapter 1 - National Park Service govern activities on federal public lands within the Reserve
Management Policies 2006 - The Guide to Managing the National Park System
Cooperative Agreement between the National Park Service and the Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation
Did You Know?
Erosion at City of Rocks of a cross-jointed granite pluton has resulted in the formation of a maze of spires and domes that are noted for their impressive scenery, stark silence, and inspirational qualities.