• The calm, inviting waters of the Spokane Arm. Photo Credit: NPS\LARO\John Salisbury

    Lake Roosevelt

    National Recreation Area Washington

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    For the first time since 1995, the National Park Service is proposing fee increases at Lake Roosevelt NRA. Public comments will be accepted until October 31, 2014. More »

America the Beautiful - The National Parks and Federal Recreation Lands Pass Program

Honored and sold by the National Park Service, US Fish and Wildlife Service, US Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, and Bureau of Reclamation, these passes are your ticket to more than 2,000 federal recreation sites throughout the United States. Each pass covers entrance and standard amenity fees for the pass owner and three adults aged 16 and older. No entry fee is charged for children 15 and under.

Check out the requirements for each pass below or get more information from the USGS website.

 
2012annualpass

2012 annual parks pass

Annual Pass - $80

  • Available to everyone
  • Good for 12 months from month of purchase
  • Non-transferable
  • Purchase one on-line at USGS or purchase one in person at a participating federal recreation site.
 
2012military

2012 Military Annual Pass

Military Annual Pass - Free

  • Available to active duty U.S. Military members and their dependents in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, as well as Reserve and National Guard Members.
  • Must be obtained in person at a participating federal recreation site by showing a current Common Access Card (CAC) or Military ID (Form 1173).
  • Valid for 12 months from month of purchase
 
2012Seniorpass

Senior Pass

Senior Pass - $10

  • Must be a U.S. citizens or permanent residents age 62 and older.
  • Lifetime pass
  • Non-transferrable
  • Pass holders may also be eligible for half price services such as camping and boat launches.
  • Purchase one in person at a particpating federal recreation site.
 
2012Accesspass

Access Pass

Access Pass - Free

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or permanent resident with permanent disabilities
  • Lifetime Pass
  • Non-transferrable
  • Pass holder may also be eligible for half price services such as camping and boat launches.
  • Pick up one in person at a participating federal recreation site.

 
2012Volunteerpass

2012 Volunteer Pass

Volunteer Pass - Free

  • For people who volunteer 250 or more hours with federal agencies that participate in the America the Beautiful Pass Program.
  • Contact your local federal recreation site for more information about volunteer opportunities or visit Volunteer.gov.
 
golden age and access passes

Golden Access and Age Passes

Note

Golden Age and Golden Access Passes have been replaced by the America the Beautiful - The National Parks and Federal Recreations Lands Passes. These passes are still honored at all participating agencies as well as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

Did You Know?

These folks thought their campsite was far enough away from the water, but woke to find toys and coolers floating away.

Lake Roosevelt is the primary flood control reservoir on the Columbia River. The lake level can rise up to 4 feet per day in spring and drop 1 foot per day in summer. When shoreline camping, find out what the lake level is and don't put a tent close to the water unless you want a chilly surprise.