Each national park has specific local regulations established under the Superintendent's discretionary authority under Title 36 CFR. These regulations are compiled annually.
Firearms in National Parks
The law governing possession of firearms inside a national park changed on February 22, 2010.
Before fishing in Valley Forge, please read the Fishing Facts, which include information about where fishing is permitted, licenses required, our bait policy, and our "catch and release" policy.
Last updated: June 18, 2021