Interagency Senior Pass

Cost: $80.00 Lifetime (effective August 28, 2017)

Senior Pass


  • Honored nationwide at 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.
  • Valid for pass holder's lifetime.
  • 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 persons. Persons 15 and younger are admitted free of charge. 
  • Receives 50% discount of some expanded amenity fees like campgrounds (does not include hookups for water/sewer/electricity), highly developed boat launches and swimming sites, and for specialized interpretive services. 


  • At staffed sites, show your pass to the booth attendant. 
  • At unstaffed sites, use hangtag to display pass on rear-view mirror. 
  • At per-person sites, present pass upon request.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.
  • Must be 62 years of age or older. 
  • Must obtain in person.
  • Must show proof of age, which may be a state driver's license showing birth date, a birth certificate or similar document. 

Other Important Details

  • Non-transferable.
  • Belongs to the signer only, and he/she must be present for the pass to be use. Photo ID may be required.
  • Concessionaires may or may not honor the pass according to terms of their current permit. 
  • Senior Pass holders receive a 50% discount on some of the expanded amenity fees. 
  • Not valid for special recreation permits.