Permit for Enchantment Wilderness in WA

Lottery permit required to camp at Enchantments and Alpine Lakes Wilderness 5/15/22 to 10/31/22.

Lottery submission is 2/15/22 to 3/1/22.

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Reserve permit at Recreation.

All lottery permits randomly drawn 3/8/22.

View lottery results in Recreation account 3/17/22.

Confirm drawn permit before 3/31/22.

5 Permit Zones

  • Core Enchantment
  • Snow Lake
  • Colchuck Lake
  • Stuart Lake
  • Eightmile/Caroline

NW Forest Pass or Overnight Pass required at TH.

Day Pass can be purchased at TH.

Parking on FS Road 7601 is allowed only on right side (going up).

Take Loop Connector shuttle for day hike loop. Start at Stuart Lakes TH. End at Snow Lakes TH. Aug most popular month. Thur-Sun most popular days.

20 Miles
6,500 Elevation