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Inyo National Forest

Mt. Whitney Permit

Required for day-hiking or backpacking Mt. Whitney.


How to get a permit

Today – Nov 1
Permit required (limited quota)
Nov 2 – Dec 31
Permit required (unlimited quota)
2023
Jan 1 – Apr 30
Permit required (unlimited quota)

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Trips

Mt. Whitney Day Hike
23 mi
1 day
Mt. Whitney Backpacking
23 mi
2 days