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Bull Creek Preserve Permit Overview

  • Bull Creek Preserve Entry Permits are issued in January & February each year, just before the Golden-cheeked Warbler breeding season begins in March.
  • A permit is only required March-July. The trail is open to all users August through February.
  • Permits are good for three seasons so a permit issued in February 2015 will expire August 2017.
  • Review a map of the Bull Creek Preserve here.

How to Renew a Bull Creek Preserve Permit

  1. Login to the Wildlands Database. www.austintexas.gov/wildlandevents
    • If you are renewing a permit, you will have an account. Use your email as your username and enter your password. It is important to sign in with the email previously used to earn a permit.
  2. Earn an 80 or better on the Bull Creek Permit quiz.
    • The quiz is on the right-hand side menu in the Wildlands Database.
    • The quiz can be a bit tricky and it is suggested that one review the material at www.austintexas.gov/ecoweb before taking the quiz.
  3. Upload a photo to the Wildland Database system.
  4. Update your physical address information in the Wildland Database system.
  5. Complete all of these steps by February 1st, and your permit will be mailed to your updated physical address by March 1st.

How to Earn a New Bull Creek Preserve Permit

  1. Login to the Wildlands Database. www.austintexas.gov/wildlandevents
    • If you have registered for a Wildland hike, permit or event previously, you will have an account. Use your email as your username and enter your password. Click reset password if you have to.
    • If you do not have an account, click create account.
  2. Earn an 80% or better on the Bull Creek Permit quiz.
    • The quiz is located in the Activities menu at the top of the Wildlands Database.
    • The quiz can be a bit challenging. It is suggested that one review the material at www.austintexas.gov/ecoweb before taking the quiz.
  3. Upload a photo to the Wildland Database system.
    • Complete all of these steps at least one week before your scheduled webinar.
  4. Permits will be distributed by mail to the address you enter in the Wildlands Database on a first come-first-served basis until 80 permits are issued.
  5. Register for a Bull Creek Preserve Permit Webinar.

Contact Cait McCann with any questions.