The Inyo National Forest is located in the south center part of California.
Where is this Forest?


Passes & Permits

Recreation Passes & Permits

  • Recreation Passes & Permits include wilderness permits and National Interagency Passes.

Forest Products Permits

  • Forest products include items such as firewood and christmas trees. Collecting and removing such forest products requires a permit.

Event/Commercial Permits or Special Use Permits

  • Certain types of uses of public lands require "Special Use Authorizations".  These include commercial activities, such as filming and guiding. Non-commercial uses may also require Special Use Authorizations, including recreation residences and organized events and gatherings.

Other Permits

  • Other permits include California Campfire Permits, which  are required on public lands in California for use of campfires, camp stoves, lanterns or open flame devices.