Fees & Passes

Ranger hands a brochure to a visitor behind the wheel of a car at at entrance booth
Stop at the entrance booths for greeting, information, and to pay fees, of course.

NPS/Dawn Davis


Entrance Fees - Weekly

1-7 Day Vehicle Entrance - $30.00

Admits one single, private, non-commercial vehicle and all its passengers

1-7 Day Motorcycle Entrance - $25.00

Admits one single, private, non-commercial motorcycle and its riders.

1-7 Day Individual Entrance - $15.00

Admits one individual when entering on foot or bicycle. Individuals 15 years of age and younger are admitted free.

1-7 Day Boating Entrance - $30.00

Admits one single private vessel. If a Senior Pass is presented at time of purchase, the boat entrance fee is $15.00 and good for 1-7 Days.

1-7 Day Boating Entrance additional vessel - $30.00

Admits one single private vessel on the same trailer as a vessel paying full entry fees


Buy Your Digital Pass From Recreation.gov

Get a head start on your visit to Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. If you or your boat plan to only visit for 1-7 days, enjoy the convenience of purchasing then printing your pass before you arrive. Show the printout or pass confirmation on your phone to the booth attendant so you can get to your Glen Canyon adventure faster.

Learn more about your pass options, find the right pass for you, and hit the button to buy then print your pass online.


Entrance Fees - Annual Passes


Automated Fee Machine

When a fee booth is closed, you can pay your entrance fee to the automated fee machine on site. If you have experienced difficulties with an automated fee machine and have reason to believe it will result in unwarranted or incorrect charges to your credit card, please call us at 928-608-6200.

Your Fee Dollars at Work

What happens to the money you pay at the entrance stations? We put it toward projects that benefit you, the visitor! Learn about some of the exciting projects we would not be able to do without these funds.


Tour Groups

Commercial Tour Fees

Fees are assessed based on the passenger capacity of the vehicle.

  • Sedan 1-6 people: $25 + $7 per person
  • Van or bus 7-25 people: $40
  • Motor coach 26+ people: $100

Academic Fee Waiver

Schools and other bona fide academic institutions conducting non-commercial educational outings may request an Academic Fee Waiver for Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.

Special Park Uses

Some activities require a special use permit. Examples include commercial photography and filming, fishing tournaments, weddings and other large group gatherings, and 1st Amendment activities (public assemblies, demonstrations, etc.). To find out more, visit our special use permit page.

Charles Hall Ferry

Entrance fees do not include ferry charges. For more information on the ferry between Halls Crossing and Bullfrog, call the Utah Department of Transportation in state at 511 or out of state at 1-866-511-UTAH, 435-893-4747, or visit the UDOT website.


Fee-Free Days 2023

Come experience the national parks! On six days in 2023, all National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone. Mark your calendar for these entrance fee–free dates in 2023:


Camping Fees

Glen Canyon offers developed campgrounds, primitive campgrounds and beach camping. Details about each campground available on the Camping page.

Camping is limited to 14 consecutive days and 30 days total per season.

Lees Ferry Campground

  • $20 per night per site
  • No reservations: Sites are first come, first served
  • Cost of park admission is not included in the camping fee
  • 55 developed sites without hookups

Stanton Creek, Farley Canyon, and Dirty Devil

  • $12 Per night per vehicle
  • No reservations: Sites are first come, first served
  • Cost of park admission is not included in the camping fee
  • Primitive camping

Lone Rock Beach

  • $14 per night per vehicle
  • No reservations: Sites are first come, first served
  • Cost of park admission is not included in the camping fee
  • Beach camping area
  • Facilities may be closed in the off season

Glen Canyon Backcountry (Including Lake Powell Shoreline)

  • No camping fee is required
  • No reservations: Sites are first come, first served
  • Primitive camping


Camping is not subject to fee waivers. A 50% discount applies to holders of the Senior or Access Pass. The holder of the pass must occupy the discounted site.

Additional developed campgrounds, operated by Lake Powell Resorts & Marinas, are available at Wahweap, Bullfrog, Hite, and Halls Crossing.

Backcountry camping in the Orange Cliffs area of Glen Canyon requires a backcountry permit from Canyonlands National Park.

No camping is permitted at Rainbow Bridge National Monument.

Last updated: December 13, 2022

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

PO Box 1507
Page , AZ 86040


928 608-6200
Receptionist available at Glen Canyon Headquarters from 7 am to 4 pm MST, Monday through Friday. The phone is not monitored when the building is closed.

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