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    Fossil Butte

    National Monument Wyoming


Many activities including gatherings, scientific research, and commercial filming in Fossil Butte National Monument require a permit. The purpose of these permits is to ensure the protection of the park's natural and cultural resources, as well as to minimize conflicts between park visitors and your guests.

Filming Permit (114kb PDF file)

Special Use Permit (46kb PDF file)

Research Permit

Did You Know?

sagebrush country, photo by Rich Walter

Fossil Butte National Monument is one of a few areas in southwestern Wyoming not grazed by cattle and sheep.