Desolation Wilderness Permit, CA

02 General Creek

Permit Availability

Destination Zone Description

This large area at the north end of the Wilderness is accessible from the Meeks Bay Trailhead or Richardson Lake. A section of the Pacific Crest Trail passes thru. Reservable Quota - 5

Know Before You Go:

Limited water availability mid-to-late season.


A: Available for online reservation (click to book entry date)
L: Accepting Lottery Application (click to apply for the lottery)
W: Available at the Facility
R: Reserved
C: Closed
X: Not available
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