Desolation Wilderness Permit, CA

Permit Availability

Destination Zone Description

This zone surrounds Lake Schmidell and is accessible from the Rockbound Trailhead. Reservable Quota - 5

Know Before You Go:

Be sure to allow enough hiking time to get from the trailhead, navigate Rockbound Pass and continue to this zone for your first night's stay.


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 helps you discover and book trips to all of America's public places.
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