Free Entrance Days
Check out the list of fee-free days coming up.
Arrive Ready to Explore with a Pre-Paid Park Pass!
Shorten your wait at the park by buying a pass in advance online.
Park Entrance Fee
When you arrive at the park, you can pay by credit card (preferred) or cash. Your fees are put to work improving visitor services and facilities. Thank you for supporting your national parks!
Annual Park Pass
Come here often? Consider purchasing an annual pass. The park's annual pass costs $55 and is valid at Crater Lake National Park as well as Lava Beds National Monument. It admits the pass owner and all accompanying passengers in a single, private, noncommercial vehicle (or the pass owner plus up to three people when entry is by other means). The pass is available for purchase in the park or online and is good for one year from the month of issue.
Other Special Passes
A variety of other pass options are available, both in the park and online. Learn more here. They include:
Academic Fee Waivers
Schools and other academic instituitions can apply for a waiver of park entrance fees, provided that their visit is for educational or scientific purposes. Learn more about academic fee waivers here.
Last updated: January 12, 2021