Do national park passes work for national recreation areas?

The America the Beautiful – The National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass Series is your ticket to more than 2,000 federal recreation sites across the United States. Passes cover: entrance fees at national parks and national wildlife refuges.

Does America the Beautiful pass cover state parks?

Unfortunately, no, the America the Beautiful Pass does not cover access or admission to state parks. State parks are not administered by the National Park Service, so they aren’t covered by the national parks pass.

How do I get a free national park pass?

In person: Find a location to purchase this pass at a federal recreation site. Online: Order this free pass from the USGS Store.

Does a National Park Pass cover national forests?

National passes cover recreation fees found at federal recreation areas such as national forests and grasslands. They also can be used at national parks, wildlife refuges and other federal lands.

Can you buy Adventure Pass online?

The Adventure Pass vendor program makes it more convenient for forest visitors to purchase Adventure Passes in advance of their trip to the forest. The vendor network continues to grow and now includes online sales service.

Is a National Park Pass worth it?

Should you buy an annual park pass? If you plan to visit multiple parks and/or federal lands within a year, you will most likely make your return on investment. If you only have time to visit one or two and don’t plan to spend more than $80 on entrance fees, it might not be worth it.

Do seniors get into National Parks for free?

If you’re a U.S. citizen or permanent resident age 62 years or older who likes to travel, you’ll want to buy a Senior Pass. The Senior Pass allows free access and discounts at National Parks and other federal recreation sites.

What is the Golden Access Pass?

The access pass is a lifetime pass, formerly known as the Golden Access Passport, that provides access to recreation areas managed by five federal agencies. It also provides the pass owner a discount on some amenity fees such as camping. The Access Pass is free, and it is valid for the lifetime of the pass owner.

Can you use national parks pass as Adventure Pass?

The Adventure Pass is not a national pass like the America the Beautiful Interagency Passes. It is a local regional pass, required only on the four forests listed above. America the Beautiful Interagency Passes are also accepted at all locations where the Adventure Pass is required.

Where can I buy Adventure Pass?

City & Local Forest Vendors

Vendor Name Address Phone
5 Points Shell 26745 Hwy 189 909-337-4400
7 – Eleven #13847 11348 Sunburst St 818-896-6315
7 – Eleven #13896 27761 Bouquet Canyon Rd. 661-296-1329
7 – Eleven #13995 861 W Route 66 626-335-9514