Fourth Grade Annual Pass

Cost: FREE

Annual Fourth Grade Pass

The Every Kid Outdoors pass provides free access to students and their guests to most federally managed lands and waters—including national forest, parks, wildlife refuges and marine sanctuaries. The pass is valid for the entire school year and grants free entry for fourth graders and three accompanying adults (or an entire car for drive-in parks) at more than 2,000 federally-managed sites.


  • Available to U.S. 4th graders (including home-schooled and free-choice learners 10 years of age) who present a valid Every Kid Outdoors paper pass. 
  • Valid for the duration of the 4th grade school year through the following summer (Sept - Aug)
  • Honored nationwide at all Forest Service, National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation, and US Fish and Wildlife Service sites charging entrance or standard amenity fees. 
  • Admits pass holder and any accompanying passengers in a private, non-commercial vehicle. 
  • At per-person fee areas, admits pass holder and up to 3 people who are 16 and older (for a maximum of four people). Anyone 15 and younger is free of charge. 


  • Paper passes can be obtained by visiting the Every Kid Outdoors website.
  • Digital versions of the paper pass (such as on smart phones or tablets) will not be accepted.

Learn More

  • Educators and parents can also be involved! Learn more at the Every Kid Outdoors website!