Recreation Passes & Permits

Interagency Passes

Interagency 4th Grade Pass   

4th Grade Interagency Pass - Free for current 4th grade students. Every Kid Outdoors program has been expanded to include 5th grade students. 5th graders can download a free 5th Grade Voucher from the Every Kid Outdoors website to use for the remainder of the 2020-2021 school year!

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Interagency Annual Pass ($80) -  For anyone to purchase, valid for 12 months. 

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Interagency Senior Lifetime Pass ($80) -  For those age 62 or older. Valid for the lifetime of the passholder.

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Interagency Annual Senior Pass ($20) - For those age 62 or older. Valid for one year from month of purchase. A Senior Annual Pass may be applied towards the purchase of a Senior Lifetime Pass. 

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Interagency Access Pass (Free)  -  For those with a permanent disability.

IA Annual Military Pass


Interagency Annual Military Pass (Free) - For active military personnel and their dependents or veterans. Valid for 12 months.

Access for Gold Star Families


Gold Star Family Voucher (Free) - For next of kin of a member of the United States Armed Forces who lost his or her life

IA Volunteer Pass


Interagency Volunteer Pass - The pass can be issued free of charge to a U.S. citizen or permanent resident who individually accrues 500 volunteer hours. Only one pass may be issued per year to an individual. The pass is available through agency volunteer program coordinators. Work with your local forest volunteer coordinator to ensure your volunteer hours are tracked and recorded.

Northwest Forest Passes (Oregon & Washington)

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Day ePass and National Forest Day Pass ($5) - Day use pass honored at all Forest Service operated recreation sites in Washington and Oregon where a day use fee is required.        

  • Buy Day Pass (Purchase day passes ahead of time for when you need them. Receive via mail.) 

  • Buy ePass - (Print at home. *Must be printed within 2 days of purchase.)  

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Annual Pass ($30) - Annual pass honored at all Forest Service operated recreation sites in Washington and Oregon where a day use fee is required.

Local Passes

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What types of recreation passes are available and how do I decide?

Are there any Free Days? Fees are waived at Forest Service-managed day use sites to celebrate specific events.

Where does the money go? Recreation fee revenues make a difference.

How can I get involved? The Pacific Northwest Recreation Resource Advisory Committee provides recommendations concerning recreation fees.