National Monument

Hovenweep Dog Policy

Hovenweep National Monument is Dog Friendly

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

Hovenweep encompasses six Native American villages that were built between 1200 and 1300 AD. There are a variety of structures, including towers built on canyon rims. The park offers opportunities for historical exploration, hiking, stargazing, and bird-watching.

Hovenweep National Monument is dog friendly. Dogs are allowed on trails and in the campground while on a leash. Dogs are not allowed inside buildings such as the visitor center.


Trail Policy

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

Campground Policy

Dogs are allowed at the campground, which is near the visitor center, and first-come, first-served.

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