36 CFR §2.15 Pets

(a)(1) The following structures and/or areas are closed to the possession of pets:

  • No closures are listed at this time.

(a)(5) Pet excrement must be picked up and disposed of in trash receptacles at:

  • campgrounds

  • parking lots

  • walkways

  • all developed areas

  • Within 3 feet of a trail edge.

      • Pet excrement is malodorous, unsightly, and unsanitary. It is unreasonable for other visitors to be exposed in close proximity to pet excrement.

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