Indian Peaks Wilderness Large Group Day Use Permits

Arapaho & Roosevelt National Forests Pawnee Ng

Day Use Permit for groups of 8-12 people. 

Permit & Season Information

This permit allows the permit holder and their large group (8-12 people) to take a DAY-TRIP in one of the selected Backcountry Zones within Indian Peaks Wilderness. The permit holder will have the ability to print their permit through their account starting 7 days prior to the permit entry date.  Groups less than 8 do not need a day use permit.

This may not be the only permit you need for your trip. Overnight Permits , Day Use Permits and Parking Reservations are required to visit Indian Peaks Wilderness depending on season, group size, and location. Before purchasing this permit, view all requirements at Indian Peaks Wilderness.    

Need to Know

Regulations –These regulations exist to protect and preserve the Indian Peaks for present and future generations. The following are subject to minimum $100 and maximum $5000 in fines and/or 6 months imprisonment:




Group Size

Motorized/Mechanized Equipment

Recreation Livestock

Backcountry Safety

Be prepared for changing and severe weather conditions: Afternoon thunder and lightning storms are common in the mountains. Avoid exposed areas and tall single trees during storms. High winds can cause beetle-weakened trees to fall.

Leave No Trace

Fee Policy

Each Large Group Day Use Permit costs $11.00

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy: 

Change Policy:

Contact Information

Mailing Address

Phone Number

Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests & Pawnee National Grassland Visitor Information: 970-295-6600

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