Recreation.gov provides a single point of access to information about Federal recreational activities and reservations. Reservations and payment may be completed on line athttp://www.recreation.gov/ or by or calling 1-877-444-6777. The TDD number is 1-877-833-6777. The international call number is 1-518-885-3639. The cost is $10 per permit, with a reservation fee of $6 per transaction.
To accommodate last-minute planning, at least four permits will be made available in person at the Wrangell District Office during the season. More information on these in person permits will become available at a later date.
Information on the observatory, including site restrictions and a list of authorized guiding services can be found the Tongass National Forest website at http://www.fs.usda.gov/goto/R10/Tongass/AnanObsrv. For more information, contact the Wrangell Ranger District at 907-874-2323.