Wilderness Permits

The Granite Chief Wilderness is one of the few wilderness areas where a permit is not required for entry or camping.

Wilderness permits are tools for limiting use to reduce human impacts. At this time, the wilderness management plan for Granite Chief does not require a permit program.

A campfire permit is required for fires, barbeques, or gas stoves anywhere outside of developed recreation sites on National Forest lands, including the Granite Chief Wilderness.