Anniversary of the Great American Outdoors Act

Campfire overlooking hillside

This year, 2022 the National Park Service offers free admission on select dates for everyone! On these select dates, the National Park service waives admission fees for over 100 National Parks across the U.S and U.S. territories.

Free admission days do not apply to amenity or user activity fees.


The Great American Outdoors Act passed in 2020 provided recreation opportunity expansion and infrastructure improvement in national parks and other public lands. Using funds established by the act, the National Parks and Public Lands Legacy Restoration Fund provides up to 1.9 billion dollars per year to preserve national parks and public lands. Learn more about the Great American Outdoors Act by visiting the National Park website.

Forest river

Celebrate the Great American Outdoors Act this August 4 by visiting one of the nine National parks and three monuments across California open for free admission.

Check out the National Parks website for more information on other National Parks across the U.S participating in free admission dates.

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Submitted by Road Visitor on Wed, 08/03/2022 - 11:38 AM


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For those of us who are planning to visit the National Parks this summer, this is very informative! Great work!

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