Backcountry Reservation System

Download a copy of our trip planner Welcome!
This reservation system allows you to check availability and reserve backcountry permits in Canyonlands National Park.

Before you begin, read about backcountry permits or river permits on our website. You can also download a copy of our backcountry trip planner.

1. To make a reservation or check availability, select an activity and start date below, then click "Next."
2. Selected sites/dates will not be held until you complete the reservation process and reach the confirmation page.
3. Payments are not accepted on this site. Once your itinerary is approved, you will receive payment instructions via email (if necessary).
4. Having trouble? Try starting over with a fresh reservation.

Now accepting reservations for overnight trips and day use in Cataract Canyon between:

September 22, 2020 and January 20, 2021

Other day use permits are available 24 hours in advance.