Recreation Passes & Permits
Are there any Free Days? Fees are waived at Forest Service-managed day use sites to celebrate specific events.
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 ePass - (Print at home. *Must be printed within 2 days of purchase.)
($30) - Annual pass honored at all Forest Service operated recreation sites in Washington and Oregon where a day use fee is required.
- Digital Recreation Day Pass ($5) - Day Pass for Forest Service fee sites ONLY in Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Deschutes National Forest, Mt. Hood National Forest and Siuslaw National Forest
- Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument Wrist Band - Buy onsite. Per person site: $8 day-use fee. Children ages 15 and under have free admission.
Free for current 4th grade students.
($80) - For anyone to purchase, valid for 12 months.
($80) - For those age 62 or older. Valid for the lifetime of the passholder.
($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.
(Free) - For those with a permanent disability.
(Free) - For active military personnel and their dependents or veterans. Valid for 12 months.
(Free) - For next of kin of a member of the United States Armed Forces who lost his or her life
Locations to Buy Passes from Local Vendors
If you'd prefer buying a recreation pass in person, we've got you covered! Here are over 100 locations in Oregon and Washington where you can pick up a pass.