Laws & Policies

Basic Regulations
All Hovenweep visitors should know these simple ways their actions can help preserve the park.

Superintendent's Compendium
The purpose of the compendium is to provide the public and park employees with a document that lists the special designations, closures, permit requirements, public use limits, and other restrictions made at the superintendent's discretion. The compendium is reviewed annually and augments what is contained in the Code of Federal Regulations and other applicable federal statutes and regulations.

Off-highway Vehicle (OHV) / All-terrain Vehicle (ATV) Determination
Superintendent's determination prohibiting OHV/ATV use in Southeast Utah Group parks

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (Drones) Determination
Superintendent's determination regarding the prohibition of unmanned aircraft in Southeast Utah Group parks.

Firearms
As of February 22, 2010, 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.

Superintendent's Directives

H-1: Cultural resources site disclosure policy (currently under review)
04/01/2005

Last updated: August 9, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

HC-60 Box 1
Lake Powell, UT 84533-0001

Phone:

(435) 692-1234 x16

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