Use this form to:

  • Pre-register for overnight backcountry trips in Kluane National Park and Reserve
  • You may submit a pre-registration form for overnight backcountry trips up to two weeks in advance of your start date.
  • Please submit your pre-registration at least 48 hours in advance to allow adequate time for processing;

Do not use this form for:


This pre-registration DOES NOT complete the registration process.

You still have to register, obtain and pay for your permits at the Kluane National Park and Reserve Visitor Centre in Haines Junction prior to entering the park for any overnight trip. Completing a pre-registration will speed up this process.

Please note: Pre-registrations CANNOT be confirmed at the Thachä̀l Dhǟl Visitor Centre located near Kluane Lake.

Group type
Trip leader

The person who usually possesses the greatest knowledge, experience, training, and ability in a group. This person is Kluane National Park and Reserve’s primary contact for the group.

Emergency Contact

Important: The emergency contact information may be used to assist Parks Canada’s team members in the event of search and rescue and/or law enforcement. For visitors outside of Canada please list a contact in Canada or the United States if possible.

Vehicle Information
Trip Details

Please fill in only one trip per form. You can change your dates and plans while confirming your permit(s) in person.

Approved bear resistant food canisters are mandatory on ALL overnight trips in the Park between April 1 and November 15. Approved containers are those listed as certified by the Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee.

Do you have enough approved bear resistant food canisters?
Do you wish to have a campfire?

Campfires are prohibited in some areas of the park. Please check with park staff for more information when you register.

Aircraft information (if applicable)

Please provide the following information for pre-registration

To finalize your registration: you will need to provide us with the following information from the licensed aircraft company.

Type of aircraft
Safety information

Dogs must be kept on a leash at all times within Kluane National Park and Reserve.

Please provide the contact information including: first and last name, address, city, province, postal code, country, telephone, emergency contact and emergency contact phone number. Please, do not include the team leader in this section.

Group member information (example)
1) Jane Doe
Address: 300 Main St, Whitehorse, YT Y1A 2B5
Phone number: 867-667-3901
Emergency contact: Whitehorse Office
Emergency contact phone number: 867-667-3910
2) John Buck
Address: 119 Logan St, Haines Junction, YT Y0B 1L0
Phone number: 867-634-7250
Emergency contact: Haines Junction Visitor’s Centre
Emergency contact phone number: 867-634-7207

Please describe your route, including, planned locations for each night, and which park trail/route description you are following. You must indicate your start and end locations with corresponding dates in order for your application to be processed.

Communication Equipment

Please note: While cell phones work in Haines Junction they are out of range in almost all areas of the park.

Please check the box and fill out further information if you are using any of the following.

Payment Options and Refund Policy

Payment: It costs $10.02 per person, per night or $70.21 for an annual pass. This pass is valid for one year. Payment can be made by Visa®, MasterCard®, Debit or cash at the Kluane National Park and Reserve Visitor Centre located in Haines Junction.

All registrations are 100% refundable with a receipt due to poor weather, trail closures, and other unforeseen circumstances.

A confirmation email will be sent to your email address upon receipt of your pre-registration form.