Float Permit Availability Information:
Lottery Applications for the Snake River’s Primary Season launch dates (the Friday before Memorial Day-Sept. 10) are accepted annually from December 1 until midnight Eastern time January 31.
Enter your preferred launch date and search or click here to start a lottery application.
Cancellations: Please continue to check this website for cancelled reservations. Cancelled launch dates are released at a random time within 24 hours of submission.
Water Levels, River Info, Lottery Statistics: Find hydrographs, statistics, calendars, river information, equipment requirements and regulations at: www.fs.usda.gov/scnf under Whitewater Rafting the 4 Rivers. Boaters should try to anticipate high and low water levels before submitting an application or reserving a launch date.
Don't move firewood: Please protect the Pacific Northwest from invasive species by obtaining or purchasing your firewood at or near your camping destination. Firewood can carry insects and diseases that threaten the health of our western forests. You can make a difference by buying and burning your firewood locally.