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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT

John Day River

The number of river permits available for 2019 trips is not limited, however an online launch permit is required for each boating group. An online launch permit is required year-round and available here to boat all sections of the Mainstem downstream of Spray. Permits to boat upstream of Spray are encouraged and available here and at launch points. Once issued, don't forget to log-in and confirm your permit between 10 and 30 days prior to your trip. Permit fees are non-refundable. NOTICES: THIRTYMILE launch access is OPEN; for updated information copy and paste this link into your browser: https://www.blm.gov/or/permit/application/content/guides/thirtymile-2018-talking-points.pdf STARVATION LANE launch access is CLOSED; The River Toilet Dump Stations at Clarno & Cottonwood are CLOSED-please make alternate plans.