National Park Fee-Free Days

National Park Fee-Free Days


Free Entrance Days in the Lake Mead National Park

The National Park Service just turned 100 years old.  Celebrate the start of their second century by visiting the Lake Mead National Park. During ten days of 2017, all National Park Service locations that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone.

Mark your calendar for these free entrance days to the National Parks in 2017:

  • January 16: Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • February 20: President’s Day
  • April 15-16 and 22-23: Weekends of the National Park Week
  • August 25: National Park Service Birthday
  • September 30: National Public Lands Day
  • November 11-12: Veterans Day Weekend

The fee waiver covers entrance fees, commercial tour fees, and transportation entrance fees. Fees such as reservation, camping, tours, concession and fees collected by third parties are not included, unless stated otherwise.