Swan River National Wildlife Refuge

Laws and Regulations

Prohibited Activities

• Possession of a controlled substance or consumption of alcohol.

• Snowmobiles and ATVs.

• Camping and fires.

• Collecting or removing artifacts, historic items, shed antlers, and other natural objects.

• Horseback riding.

• Trapping.

• Use of electronic or photographic trail monitoring devices.

• Marking or flagging any tree or other Refuge feature with reflectors, paint, or other substance.

• Permanent tree stands, nails, screw-in steps, or other items that penetrate the outer bark of a tree.

Persons possessing, transporting, or carrying firearms on National Wildlife Refuge System lands must comply with all provisions of state and local law. Persons may only use (discharge) firearms in accordance with refuge regulations.