Wilderness Permits Reservation Window
Wilderness permit reservations are available 24 weeks (168 days) in advance. The table below indicates which day you can first make a reservation for specific dates.
The reservation office is not staffed on weekends or holidays (if making a reservation by phone, call the first business day after your date becomes available).
The reservation office opens for the season on December 2. 2013 and will remain open through September 2014.
Did You Know?
The Merced River was designated a National Wild and Scenic River in 1987. Eighty-one miles of river runs through Yosemite National Park, including a stretch in Yosemite Valley.