Backcountry regulations

Backcountry Camping Regulations

  1. Camping Permits and Park Passes are required.
  2. Pets are prohibited in the campgrounds.
  3. Camp only in designated sites (does not apply to North Manitou Island).
  4. Fires are permitted only in the communal metal fire rings.
  5. Use down and dead wood only.
  6. Do not leave a fire burning unattended. Put out all fires before leaving the campground.
  7. Carry out all trash.
  8. Snowmobiles, bicycles, or any wheeled vehicle is prohibited from being on the trail or in the campground.

Last updated: January 28, 2016

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