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McNeil River Special Access Permits
Special Access Permits

Access to the McNeil River Sanctuary using these permits during the period of June 7-August 25 is granted by the Commissioner of the Department of Fish and Game following a review of the proposals by the McNeil River Permit Review Panel. Generally, no more than 10 permits (each valid for a 4-day period) may be allocated for scientific, educational and media purposes; and no more than 5 permits (each valid for a 4-day period) are generally allocated for Commissioner's permits.