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.