Online Applications Now Available for River Permit Lottery at Dinosaur National Monument

Published on November 07, 2013 at 12:23PM

Online applications are being made available this year for the river permit lottery at the Dinosaur National Monument. From Dec. 1 through Jan. 31, applicants can apply online instead of having to fill out a form and then mail it in. Those who want to participate in the lottery for a season permit to take the multi-day float trip on the Yampa or Green rivers can apply online through Recreation.gov. The online system also allows applicants to pay using a credit or debit card instead of having to mail in a check. The fee is $15 per application. Permit fees are $185 for a multiday permit and $20 for a single-day permit.