You're Not Welcome in the BLM Kingdom
The BLM as of 2007 has new requirements for use of BLM land. No matter if you are out with friends for a day of Jeepn', Geocaching, Hiking or having a family picnic on BLM land you now need a "Group Permit". These "new" rules are broadly written and subject to the interpretation of each BLM office.
This is an article everyone needs to read.
Federal policy 43 C.F.R. PART 2930—PERMITS FOR RECREATION ON PUBLIC LANDS
Thanks to the guys at MoabJeeper Magazine for their great article bringing this to my attention.
Read their article