If it's free, it's for meâand YOU! Experience the beauty of America's national parks and public lands this year for free! On the days specified below, entrance fees will be waived for the following national parks and public lands.April 22-26: National Park Week
National Park ServiceJune 8: Great Outdoors Day
US Forest ServiceAugust 25: National Park Service Birthday
National Park ServiceSeptember 28: National Public Lands Day
National Park Service, Fish & Wildlife Service, Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation, and US Forest ServiceOctober 13: National Wildlife Refuge Day
Fish & Wildlife ServiceNovember 9-11: Veterans Day Weekend
National Park Service, Fish & Wildlife Service, Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation, and US Forest Service
As noted above, many free entrance days apply beyond just the national parks. There are fee-free days at several federal public lands, including those managed by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, the National Park Service, theBureau of Land Management, the US Forest Service and the Bureau of Reclamation.
Saving money doesn't just stop here! During fee-free days, many park partners will also offer discounts, saving you money on food, lodging, tours and souvenirs. Your wallet will thank you!
Did you know that 258 of America's 398 National Parks NEVER charge an entrance fee? Make your own fee-free days at parks near you any day of the year.