Pets are allowed on the Monument's trails as long as visitors keep them on leashes and clean up after them.
Pets are not permitted in park buildings.
Adequate water, shade, and supervision are all important considerations for your pet, especially in the hot summer months.
Did You Know?
Soldiers built a military road that eventually extended approximately fifty miles, connecting Fort Atkinson with Fort Crawford. The road — which passed through the monument's South Unit — was one of the first government-authorized roads within what would become the State of Iowa.