Limited Seasons and Segments
Launch limits are designed to reduce crowding and ensure that overnight boating groups are able to find a suitable campsite on public land each night of their trip.
Permits are limited in Segments 2 and 3 between May 20 and July10, for both day and overnight trips. Limits apply to trips launching between Service Creek and Cottonwood, or floating past Service Creek from upstream within this date range
All trips launching from Clarno or Thirtymile
Overnight trips launching from Muleshoe or Service Creek
Overnight trips launching from Twickenham, Priest Hole or Lower Burnt Ranch
Day-Use trips launching between Muleshoe and Clarno
Priest Hole Exception: For short day-trips taking place completely within Priest Hole Recreation Site (a distance of one mile between River Mile 136.5 and 137.5), self-issue permits are unlimited and may be obtained at Priest Hole.