National Recreation Area

Curecanti Dog Policy

Curecanti National Recreation Area is Dog Friendly

Dogs Allowed
with 6' Leash []
Dogs Allowed
with 6' Leash []

Curecanti National Recreation Area encompasses three reservoirs created out of the Gunnison River. The highlights of the area are water recreation activities such as boating, canoeing, and kayaking, as well as great salmon and trout fishing. However, the Recreation Area also offers hiking, boating, camping, and bird-watching opportunities.

Curecanti National Recreation Area is dog friendly, and dogs are allowed throughout most areas, including trails, campgrounds, and on the water. Dogs are not allowed on the Morrow Point Boat Tour or in any buildings.

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Trail Policy

Dogs are allowed on all trails while on a leash no longer than 6'.

Campground Policy

There are a number of campgrounds at Curecanti National Recreation Area and dogs are allowed at them while on a leash. You can get a list of campgrounds on the National Park Service site.

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