City of Rocks National Reserve is a pet-friendly unit of the National Park Service. Dogs and other domestic animals are welcome in campsites and on trails.
Rangers may issue warnings, surcharges, or citations if the above rules are not followed.
Horses and other pack animals are allowed in City of Rocks. The Juniper Group Site is designed for equestrian campers. This site offers a 1-acre fenced area, a fire ring, picnic tables, trailer parking, and a pit toilet. Water is available upon request for a fee. Equestrian sites are also available in Smoky Mountain Campground, each with a 12x12 corral. For more information, including a full set of rules regarding equestrian use, maps of trails that allow horses, and to make reservations for Juniper Group Camp, call the Visitor Center at 208-824-5901.
Last updated: September 2, 2021