America the Beautiful – Senior Pass Rate Increased

On August 28, 2017, the price of the America the BeautifulThe National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Senior Pass will increase for the first time since 1994. The additional revenue will be used to enhance the visitor experience in parks.

Quick FAQs

  • Q: Why is the price of the Senior Pass increasing?
  • A: The price of the America the Beautiful – The National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Senior Pass is increasing as result of the Centennial Legislation P.L. 114-289 passed by the US Congress on December 16, 2016.
  • Q: When was the last time the price increased for the Senior Pass?
  • A: The Senior Pass has been $10 since 1994.
  • Q: How much is it increasing?
  • A: The lifetime Senior Pass will increase from $10 to $80.

Learn more about the changes here, what they mean for you, and how the additional funds will be used.

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