Originally Posted by Scary Mc
I've never done the SJ.... Are the put-in's on BLM, private or Navajo land? The BLM outfitter permitting system is sometimes enough to dissuade shuttle services (I'm a Park Ranger and know BLM bureaucracy all too well) and I can't even imaging what the Res. permitting system would be like.
The put-in's are BLM with a BLM office t SI. Wouldn't suggest parking by the river at MH. There is paid, (more secure), parking up the hill at Valles,(store, RVpark, restaurant... 5 bucks, worth it! ALL river left is Navajo Nation, permit required to camp...