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.