COVID-19 Permit Restrictions

Permits are currently available for daytime permit parkingsmall ceremoniescamping, fieldwork and fire reduction work ONLY.

In compliance with county health orders on social distancing all other activity permits are currently suspended. Applications for future dates are not being accepted at this time.

Permits are required for both still and motion photography that involves the use of film equipment, lighting, props, or other similar materials, except for photo shoots where there is only single camera (still, motion picture, video, digital or other).  

  • Please allow a minimum of two weeks for permit approval and processing.
  • Parking is extremely limited, and vehicles generally are not permitted within the preserves.
  • The use of drones is not permitted.
  • Fees may apply.