Pet Camping Rules
Domestic pets are permitted in designated day-use
Pet owners are required to pick up after their pets and
properly dispose of their droppings. Pets are not permitted on beaches or
playgrounds, in bathing areas or concession facilities.
everyone's enjoyment, including pets, please observe the pet camping rules.
Failure to abide by these rules may result in the camper being asked to
check out of the campground.
All pets must be confined, leashed, or
otherwise under the physical control of a person at all times. Leashes may
not exceed six feet in length.
Pets must be well-behaved at all
Pets may not be left unattended on the owner's campsite at any
During quiet hours
(After 11PM) all pets must be in your camper, RV or tent.
Pets must be provided water at all times.
Pet owners are required
to pick up after their pets and properly dispose of all pet droppings in
trash receptacles. Pet droppings left in fire rings will result in the
camper being assessed additional fees.
Pets that are noisy, vicious,
dangerous, disturbing or intimidating to other persons or pets, or which
damage park resources, are considered to be nuisances and will not be
permitted to remain in the park.
Non-furbearing pets, such as
reptiles, birds or fish, must be confined or under the physical control of
Some animals may be prohibited on park properties. Animals
considered to be livestock are prohibited at Lake Tschida.
Check In - Check Out Times
Check in time is 2PM.
Check out time is 1PM.
You may remove your
unit and place it in a designated public parking area and enjoy the lake the
day of your checkout.
Vacating The Camping Area
All garbage must be disposed of.
messes must be cleaned up.
Garbage may not be left in fire ring or around the campsite. Fires must be
Any damage to ground or trees must be reported to office
or Lake Staff.
Additional fees may apply to sites that are left in
Fire rings are not to be used for the
dumping of any type of trash.
You are required to keep the grounds free of litter.
Please dispose of garbage in dumpsters.
leave your garbage in fire ring.
cigarette butts, peanut and sunflower seed shells, bottles, cans and
wrappers is and are considered litter.
If gum no longer desired or if it has
been in your mouth it goes in the garbage not on the ground.
Violations Of Terms And
Violations may result in trespass of property.
Failure to comply with the rules and regulations may result in arrest.
MEMORIAL DAY, 4TH OF JULY & LABOR
DAY WEEKENDS REQUIRE A "3 DAY" RESERVATION FOR ALL CAMPSITES.
- If your reservation starts on
Friday you must also include Saturday & check out on Sunday as the minimum
of 2 nights is required between Memorial Day weekend & Labor Day weekend. If your reservation starts on Saturday you must also include Sunday &
check out on Monday as the minimum of 2 nights is required between Memorial
Day weekend & Labor Day weekend.
Electrical hookup fees apply if you occupy an electrical campsite even if you
chose not to use electricity.
Extension cords may not be run from one
campsite to another without prior approval by the Lake Tschida staff.
No more than two camper units may occupy any campsite unless otherwise
specified. Hawebesi camping area is the exception where there is 3
additional campers allowed at the two (2) campsites each.
must pay the camping fee.
A campsite is defined by one fire ring and
CAMPSITE OCCUPANCY/GROUP CAMPING
units (more than two units) may occupy camping areas designated “group
Each unit must pay the camping fee.
A campsite is
defined by one fire ring and table.
SIZE OF CAMPING UNIT
A camping unit is a powered vehicle, motor home, camping bus, pull-type
camper, tent or any other device designed for sleeping.
Any portion of a 24-hour period beginning at 2PM that a camper occupies
The camper must vacate the campsite on the last camping
day by 1PM (both reserved campers and "first come-first served" campers).
A fourteen (14) camping day limit in any consecutive 30-day period at on
(Also see expanded information on the left of each page)
must be on a leash at all times whether at a campsite or out for a walk.
Pets (except service animals) are not allowed on the public swimming
beach, playground or in any public lake recreation building (including vault
toilets and comfort stations).
Owners must clean up after their pets.
Do not build large
roaring fires and be sure your campfire is "DEAD OUT “before turning in for
the night or departing.
Do not dispose of trash in fire ring.
By order of the Bureau of Reclamation
fireworks are no longer allowed on any of the federal property
at the Heart Butte Reservoir also known as Lake Tschida.
This includes all public campsite areas, public beaches,
playgrounds, watercraft launching areas, the lake itself and all
those areas where owners (leased permittees) of private cabins