• Grand Palace

    Great Basin

    National Park Nevada

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  • Road Work at Great Basin National Park

    Road work will create delays on the main park road going up to Lehman Caves Visitor Center and Wheeler Peak Scenic Drive. Wheeler Peak Campground will close at noon on September 2nd and portions of the Scenic Drive. Click more for details. Updated 8/25/14 More »

  • Snake Creek Road and Campsites Closed

    The Snake Creek Road will be closed from the park boundary into the park to begin work on campsites, trails and restroom improvements. Work will continue until snow closes the project. Work will resume in Spring 2015.

Special Use Permits

Special Use Permits are required for conducting nontraditional or unusual activities in the park, such as weddings, first ammendment gatherings, or special events. Allow at least two weeks for application processing once the application is received.

A $25 nonrefundable fee must accompany all applications. Please make payment payable to the National Park Service. Applications can be mailed, faxed, or emailed. Faxed or emailed applications must provide a credit card number for payment. If emailing an application, a signature on the document will be required on arrival.

Mail applications to:

Special Uses Coordinator
Great Basin National Park
100 Great Basin National Park
Baker, NV 89311

Fax applications to: (775) 234-7590.

Questions can be directed to the Special Uses Coordinator by email or by phone at (775) 234-7511.
>Special Use Permit Application

Did You Know?

Lack of light pollution, better night sky.

Great Basin National Park has a annual Astronomy Festival each September to celebrate its dark skies.