07 NCAC 13B .0702          HORSES

(a)  A person shall not use, ride, or drive a horse except along a bridle trail or other designated park area. Horses shall be prohibited from camping areas, swimming areas, cabin areas, picnic areas and other day‑use areas.

(b)  A person shall not load or unload a horse in a state park area or along a bridle trail except in designated park areas for this purpose.

(c)  Special use permits will be required for use of bridle trails in certain parks where permits will help with the management and maintenance of such trails.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143B-135-16;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. January 1, 1983;

Transferred from 15A NCAC 12B .0702 Eff. April 1, 2017;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. May 1, 2018.