|Special Use Permits
||Ranger-guided Snowshoe Walk Group Reservations
|Wilderness & Climbing Permits
|Scientific Research Permits
||Entrance Fees & Passes
Permits & Reservations
Special Use Permits
Mount Rainier National Park, a recognizable national landmark with inspiring vistas and natural settings, is an ideal spot for a variety of special activities. Most special events and activities held within Mount Rainier National Park require a Special Use Permit. These permits are issued and approved only after National Park Service staff determine that the activity will not impair park values, resources, and visitor enjoyment.
A Special Use Permit is required for activities that provide a benefit to an individual, group, or organization, rather than the public at large and for activities that require some degree of management by the National Park Service in order to protect park resources and the public interest.
Please allow two weeks for the processing of permit applications. Provide a fax number if possible.
Please read this legal notice regarding payment of fees by check.
Filming/Photography: permit information, long form application, short form application
Reservations and Other Permits
Scientific Research & Collecting Permit
Ranger-Guided Snowshoe Walks - Reservations for Groups