BACKCOUNTRY CAMPING PERMITS
Backcountry permits are required for all visitors who will be in the backcountry for one or more nights. These permits are good for the length of stay but not longer than 14 consecutive days. Fees range from $5.00 to $20.00 depending on group size. These permits may be obtained at either visitor center, or online
|1 to 6 person(s)
|7 to 12 persons
|13 to 18 persons
|19 to 24 persons
|Annual Backcountry Permit (1 to 6 persons)
(Available at Bandy Creek and Kentucky Visitor Centers, Kentucky Ranger Station, Bandy Creek Campground and Blue Heron Campground)
*HOLDERS OF GOLDEN AGE/ACCESS PASSPORTS OR INTERAGENCY SENIOR/ACCESS PASS PAY ONLY HALF THE FEE.
NOTE - Groups with 25 or more persons must obtain a special use permit. For more information email or contact us at 423-569-2404 ext 267.