Fees & Passes

No entrance pass required

An entrance pass is not required to access Bluestone National Scenic River.

Other National Park Service sites may require an entrance pass or fee. Depending on your trip plans, an interagency pass may save you money.

2024 Free Entrance Days in the National Parks

Come experience the national parks! All National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone (other fees may apply). Mark your calendar for these entrance fee-free dates:

aerial tram going down mountain with fall colors
The aerial tram at Pipestem Resort State Park provides access to Bluestone National Scenic River.

NPS photo/Dave Bieri


There is no fee to enter Bluestone National Scenic River. To access the park from Pipestem Resort State Park, there is a fee for the tram ride from the rim to the river. Check the Pipestem Resort State Park website for up to date information on the tram schedule and prcing. Enjoy your visit!

If you plan to visit other parks with an entrance fee, learn more about the America the Beautiful - The National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass series and fee free days in the national parks.

Last updated: May 11, 2023

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