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 opens for the season on December 2. 2013 and will remain open through September 2014.
Did You Know?
In Yosemite Valley, dropping over 594-foot Nevada Fall and then 317-foot Vernal Fall, the Merced River creates what is known as the “Giant Staircase.” Such exemplary stair-step river morphology is characterized by a large variability in river movement and flow, from quiet pools to the dramatic drops of the waterfalls themselves.