Laws & Policies

Superintendent's Compendium

Please read this document if you are looking for laws that apply specifically to Tonto National Monument, including designations, closures and other restrictions.

Superintendent's Compendium, last revised 2014. (PDF 624 KB)

Firearms Information

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.

For any questions Email the Superintendent or call (928) 467-2241.

Unmanned Aircraft Policy

Click on the link for the policy on unmanned aircraft. This is a PDF document.

Special Use Permits

Special Use Permits may be required for certain activities. Click on the link for more information.

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