Weddings and other gatherings (14k PDF File)
Commercial filming photography (27k PDF File)
Special Use Coordinator
National Park Service
PO Box 907
Moab, UT 84532
435 719-2223 phone
435 719-2305 fax
Filming a commercial at the Park Avenue Trailhead in Arches National Park.
Gatherings and commercial activities in National Parks often require a special use permit. The purpose of these permits is to ensure the protection of the park's natural and cultural resources, as well as to minimize conflicts between park visitors and your guests. Examples of permitted activities include: Commercial Filming Photography First Ammendment Events Weddings (and similar gatherings) The links in the left sidebar provide details on the most common special use permits issued. If you are not sure that your event requires a permit or have other questions, please contact us.