Are you planning a trip to the national parks in 2023? Great news! The National Park Service will be offering free admission to all parks that charge an entrance fee on five specific dates throughout the year. Make sure to mark your calendar for the following free admission dates:
- January 16th: Birthday of Martin Luther King Jr.
- April 22nd: First day of National Park Week
- August 4th: Anniversary of the Great American Outdoors Act
- September 23rd: National Public Lands Day
- November 11th: Veterans Day
Keep in mind that while admission is free on these dates, fees for activities such as camping, boat launches, transportation, or special tours may still apply.
With over 400 national parks available to visit, there is no shortage of breathtaking sights and experiences to explore. These fee-free days are the perfect opportunity to visit a new park or revisit an old favorite, especially if you’re looking to save on entrance fees. Additionally, there’s an $80 annual pass available, the America the Beautiful National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass, that allows for unlimited admission to over 2,000 federal recreation areas, including all parks that normally charge an entrance fee. Discounted or free passes are also available for senior citizens, military members, families of fourth-grade students, and disabled citizens. Be sure to check out the options available through the America the Beautiful National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass series.
these national parks are known for accommodating friendly RVs, don't hesitate to explore the wild and rugged landscapes.
- Rocky Mountain National Park.
- Arches National Park.
- Yellowstone National Park.
- Devil’s Tower.
- Zion National Park.
- Grand Canyon.
- Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
- Everglades National Park.