Desolation Wilderness Permit, CA

Permit Availability

Destination Zone Description

This zone includes Forni Lake, Tells, Silver and McConnell Peaks, and sections of the Red Peak and Highland Trails. Access is thru the Van Vleck Trailhead. Reservable Quota - 6

Know Before You Go:

Horses not recommended on section of trail from Wilderness Boundary to Forni Lake.


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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