Recreation Passes & Permits

Interagency Pass Information

Interagency Passes, which include the Annual Pass, Annual Military Pass, Senior Pass, Access Pass, Volunteer Pass, and Annual 4th Grade Pass are honored on the Ottawa National Forest.  For specific questions about using these passes on the Ottawa, contact the Ottawa Visitor Center at 906-358-4724. Passes can be obtained at Ottawa National Forest offices and the Ottawa Visitor Center.

Interagency passes are honored nationwide at Forest Service, National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation, and US Fish & Wildlife Service sites charging an entrance or standard amenity fee.  Click on the passes below for more information, and to learn about the qualification requirements and benefits for each pass, as these do vary for each pass.  Concessionaires may or may not honor any of the Interagency Passes, according to the terms of their current permit.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Annual Passes - Interagency

 Interagency Annual Pass

Interagency Pass: Annual

 
Who Can Buy Price How Long is it Good For?
Anyone $80.00 1 year from date of purchase

 

Where to Purchase

For More Information

Visit https://www.fs.fed.us/visit/passes-permits/recreation-fees-passes for information on what the pass covers, what it doesn't cover and where it can be used.

 

 

Interagency Senior Pass

Interagency Pass: Annual - Senior

 
Who Can Buy Price How Long is it Good For?
Anyone 62 or older $80.00 for pass holders lifetime
Anyone 62 or older $20.00 1 year from date of purchase

 

Where to Purchase

For More Information

Visit https://www.fs.fed.us/visit/passes-permits/recreation-fees-passes for information on what the pass covers, what it doesn't cover and where it can be used.

 

 

Interagency Annual Military Pass

Interagency Pass: Annual - Military

 
Who Can Buy Price How Long is it Good For?
Active Military and their dependants $0.00 1 year from date of purchase

 

Where to Purchase

For More Information

Visit https://www.fs.fed.us/visit/passes-permits/recreation-fees-passes for information on what the pass covers, what it doesn't cover and where it can be used.

Active Military must show a Common Access Card/Geneva Conventions ID Card. Dependants must show a Uniformed Services ID Card - DD Form 1173.

 

 

Interagency Every Kid in a Park Pass

Interagency Pass: Every Kid in a Park

 
Who Can Buy Price How Long is it Good For?
4th Graders/4th Grade Teachers/Home school and free-choice learners 10 years of age $0.00 Sept. to Aug. of 4th Grade school year

 

Where to Purchase

For More Information

Visit www.everykidinapark.gov/how-it-works/ for information on what the pass covers, what it doesn't cover and where it can be used.

Digital versions of the paper pass (such as on smart phones or tablets) will not be accepted.

 

Interagency Volunteer Pass

Interagency Pass: Volunteer

 
Who Can Buy Price How Long is it Good For?
Volunteer 250 hours 1 year from obtaining pass

 

Must provided 250 hours of documented volunteer service to a National Forest. Time must be documented with a Volunteer Timesheet Form. Contact a District Office about signing up as a volunteer.

For More Information

Visit https://www.fs.fed.us/visit/passes-permits/recreation-fees-passes for information on what the pass covers, what it doesn't cover and where it can be used.

 

 





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