Please observe the following guidelines when visiting/hiking at Merry Lea.
Stay on the designated trails.
Leave all plants, mushrooms, and animals undisturbed.
Trails are maintained for foot traffic only. Biking, horseback riding, all-terrain vehicles, and snowmobiles are not permitted.
No public hunting, trapping, or discharge of firearms will be permitted within the borders of Merry Lea.
Parking is permitted only in designated areas. Driveways, roadways, and gated field entrances are not appropriate parking spaces.
Visitors are strongly discouraged from bringing family pets because their presence is disruptive to the native animals and plants. In addition, most hikers at Merry Lea come expecting to experience a natural setting. Any dogs and cats must be under direct control at all times.
Use of alcohol, tobacco, and illegal drugs while at Merry Lea is not allowed.