Desolation Wilderness Permit


How to get a permit

Reservations depend on your start date:

May
Jun
Jul
Aug
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Oct
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Dec
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Apr

Oct 1, 2023 – May 23, 2024

Unlimited number of permits available.

1 option


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Online reservations

Opens6 months ahead7 AM PT
ClosesDay of11:59 PM PT
6 months ahead – day of
Book online
Passed Advance release: 6 months ahead at 7 AM PT
Book online

Don’t want to miss the deadline?

Let us know when you want to go and we’ll remind you to book.

SMS notification that reads "Found permit for 2 people on July 15!"
Outdoor Status
Found permit for 2 people on July 15!

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Trips

Trips requiring a Desolation Wilderness Permit