National Park Free Entrance Days will take place on
June 9th (known as Get Outdoors Day)
September 29th (National Public Lands Day)
November 10th – 12th (Veterans Day weekend)
For a list of participating National Parks, go here, but also remember that a good portion of the 397 national parks NEVER charge an entrance fee.
And speaking of Veterans, did you know that members of the US Military and their dependents can get a free annual pass to the National Parks? As part of the Armed Forces Day celebrations, passes are currently being distributed.
- National Park Service parks
- US Fish & Wildlife Service lands
- Bureau of Reclamation lands
- Bureau of Land Management lands
- US Forest Service locations
- US Army Corps sites
If you or a member of your family is a member of the Armed Forces, go to to the National Parks Facebook Page for more information on how to request an annual pass.
So start Planning Your Visit!