Permits & Reservations

Backcountry Camping Permits

Petrified Forest National Park allows overnight stays only by backpacking/hiking into the designated Petrified Forest National Wilderness Area, at least a mile from your vehicle. Please be prepared for this adventure!

Special Use Permits

Scattering Ashes
Filming and Photography
First Amendment Activities
Wedding and Ceremony Permits

Research Permits

For information on and obtaining research permits.

Last updated: April 3, 2022

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Mailing Address:

Petrified Forest National Park
P.O. Box 2217

Petrified Forest , AZ 86028-2217


928 524-6228

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