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Recreation Passes

The BLM and several other Federal agencies -- including the U.S. Forest Service, National Park Service, Fish and Wildlife Service, Bureau of Reclamation, and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers -- participate in the Interagency Pass Program created by the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act and authorized by Congress in December 2004.    

The pass series collectively known as the America the Beautiful – National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass provides access to Federal lands and waters across the country. Click here to see a list of offices  that sell and distribute America the Beautiful - National Parks and Federal Lands Passes. 

Select the pass in the series that's right for you.  Click here to learn more and purchase a pass online.

America the Beautiful passAnnual Pass

Available to the public. $80 per year.

Military annual recreation pass Military Annual Pass

Free annual pass for military and military families

Annual 4th grade recreation pass.Annual 4th Grade Pass

Free annual pass for 4th graders and their families.

Senior recreation pass Senior Pass

Lifetime pass. One-time $10 fee.


Access pass to federal lands.Access Pass

Free pass for U.S. citizens or permanent residents with permanent disabilities.

Eastern States region photoVolunteer Pass

Free pass for volunteers with 250+ hours of service.


Note: All National Parks Passes, Golden Eagle, Golden Eagle Hologram, Golden Access and Golden Age Passports will continue to be honored according to the provisions of the pass. Only paper Golden Age and Access Passports may be exchanged free of charge for new plastic passes.

Find more regional passes through the information below.


Oregon Pacific Coast Passport

The Multi-Agency (Forest Service, National Parks Service, Bureau of Land Management and the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department) day use passport covers entry, vehicle parking and day use fees at all State and Federal fee sites along the entire Oregon Coast. Buy an annual vehicle passport for $35 or a 5-day vehicle passport for $10 and enjoy all the highlights of the Oregon Coast. Visit places ranging from the beautiful formal gardens at Shore Acres State Park to the natural and cultural history at Cape Perpetua and Yaquina Head Interpretive Centers.

Purchase a pass online.