Rules and Regulations

Cholla view / USFWS

To protect habitat and keep Grulla National Wildlife Refuge a safe place for wildlife and people, please follow these simple rules:


  • Please drive only on designated roads.
  • Firearms, bows, and other weapons are prohibited.
  • Grulla National Wildlife Refuge should be a quiet place to enjoy nature--please leave fireworks, loud radios, and other sound equipment at home.
  •  Hiking is not allowed on the refuge.
  •  No flying objects allowed on the refuge (i.e. drones) 
  • Keep wild things wild--all plants and animals are protected and should not be disturbed or collected.
  • Hunting, horseback riding, fishing, ATVs, boating, and swimming are not allowed on the refuge.
  • Please leave only your footprints; take all litter with you.
  • Please keep all pets on a leash; or better yet, leave your pets at home.