Permits & Reservations

  • School groups who would like to plan a field trip to Nez Perce National Historical Park need to make a reservation prior to the visit. To make a reservation and plan the field trip with park rangers call: 208-843-7009.
  • The use of the picnic area is on a first come, first serve basis and there is no reservation system. Permits do not provide exclusive access to any part of the picnic area.
  • Groups greater than 25 people or for special uses (i.e. weddings, reunions, etc.) are required to obtain a Special Use Permit. A permit should be requested at least 30 days in advance of the event and there is no fee. Permits are on a first come, first serve basis and can be applied for no more than one year in advance.
  • Permitted activities will have precedence over non-permitted activities.
  • Filming and still photography inquiries should refer to the Special Use Permits page for further information.

Last updated: February 13, 2020

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Mailing Address:

Nez Perce National Historical Park
39063 US Hwy 95

Lapwai, ID 83540-9715


(208) 843-7001

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