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Free Admission Days to National Parks in 2018

by Lauren Braden on January 2, 2018

in Camping and Outdoors

On a budget?  Our National Parks offer free admission days for 2018. The number of fee-free days has been reduced from ten days to only four days in 2018, so you’ll definitely want these days marked on your calendars!

U.S. National Parks fee-free admission days in 2015

Free U.S. National Park Admission Days for 2018

January 15: Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day of Service
April 21: First day of National Park Week
September 22: National Public Lands Day
November 11: Veterans Day

Which Parks to Visit?

In the Pacific Northwest, we have four major national parks:

Mount Rainier National Park (Washington) – Find out when you’ll enjoy Peak Wildflower Season at Mt. Rainier National Park

North Cascades National Park (Washington) – Read about our Favorite Hike in North Cascades National Park

Olympic National Park (Washington) – Check out our Road Trip Around Olympic National Park

Crater Lake National Park (Oregon) – Read about Off-Season Fun at Crater Lake National Park

There are dozens of other sites — national monuments, historical parks and preserves  — that are managed by the National Park Service as well. 

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