Pack Goats on the Arizona TrailPack goats are great companions on the trail, and can help lessen the pain of carrying a heavy backpack. They are allowed on some parts of the Arizona Trail, but prohibited on other segments due to the possibility of diseases from domestic goats spreading to sensitive bighorn sheep populations. Pack goats are not allowed anywhere bighorn sheep live. Therefore, it’s not possible to do a thru-hike with pack goats.

Pack goats are not allowed on these passages: