PCT Long-distance Permit Application – 2018


We will start accepting permit applications on November 1, 2017 at 10:30 am PT. No earlier.  The launch and timing of the permit application is automated so please refrain from repeatedly using your web browsers refresh button before the launch time. Click here to see what time it is.

Please read the entire permit page for all of the essential details.

As you prepare, take some time to read our dozen pages about leaving no trace while you hike the PCT.

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