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When did the heter bamos (the time when it was permitted for klal yisrael to build their own bamos) begin and end?

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Mishnah Zevachim 14:4-8 describe the times that bamot were permitted and forbidden:

  1. Before the mishkan was set up - bamot permitted
  2. Once the mishkan was set up in the desert - bamot forbidden
  3. While the mishkan was in Gilgal - bamot permitted
  4. While the mishkan was in Shiloh - bamot forbidden
  5. While the mishkan was in Nov and Giv'on - bamot permitted
  6. Once the beit hamikdash was built in Yerushalayim and from then on - bamot forbidden.

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