Fees & Passes

There are no entrance fees or camping fees for Lake Meredith National Recreation Area. 10 RV sites with water and 50 amp electric hookups will become available in May of 2018. Visit our Camping page to learn more. Boat launch fees have been suspended until April of 2019.

 

America the Beautiful Annual and Lifetime Passes

Though Lake Meredith does not sell any of the National Park or Federal Recreation Land passes, the Annual, Senior, and Access Passes can be purchased online from the USGS Store with a $10 processing fee. Learn more about National Parks and Federal Lands passes.

Annual Passes

  • America the Beautiful Annual Pass: $80
    • Eligibility: Everyone
  • Military Pass: Free
    • Eligibility: Active duty military members and dependents. Show your Common Access Card (CAC) or Military ID (Form 1173) to obtain this pass.
  • Annual 4th Grade Pass: Free
    • Eligibility: U.S. 4th graders during the school year and following summer. To obtain this pass, go to the Every Kid in a Park website and print a paper pass after completing a short activity. Bring the paper pass with you to any park that charges an entrance fee and you can exchange it for the Annual 4th Grade Pass. Digital screenshots will not be accepted. The 4th grader must be present.
  • Volunteer Pass: Free
  • Annual Passes Cover: Entrance fees at federal agencies that participate in the Interagency Pass Program, including the National Park Service, U.S. Forest Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation, and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
  • Annual Passes Do Not Cover or Reduce: Any amenity fees such as camping or interpretive services, and concessionaire fees.

Senior Pass

  • Lifetime Senior Pass: $80*
  • Annual Senior Pass: $20, if purchased for 4 consecutive years, these passes can be exchanged for the Lifetime Senior Pass.
  • Eligibility: U.S. citizens or permanent residents age 62 or older. Applicants must provide documentation of age and residency or citizenship.
  • Covers: Entrance fees to federal lands (same as America the Beautiful Annual Pass). This pass may also cover a 50 percent discount on amenity fees charged for facilities and services such as camping and specialized interpretive services. Always check with your destination to learn what is covered.
  • Generally does not cover: Fees charged by concessionaires and some tour fees.
  • Purchase online or by mail: To purchase a Senior Pass online or by mail go to the USGS Store. There is an additional $10 processing fee for purchasing the Senior Pass online or by mail.
*The price of the Senior Lifetime Pass increased in August of 2017. Previously purchased passes remain valid for entrance fees and other benefits the pass provides.

Access Pass

  • Cost: Free
  • Eligibility: U.S. citizens or permanent residents with permanent disabilities. Applicants must provide documentation of permanent disability and residency or citizenship.
  • Covers: Entrance fees to federal lands (same as America the Beautiful Annual Pass). This pass may also cover a 50 percent discount on amenity fees charged for facilities and services such as camping and specialized interpretive services. Always check with you destination to learn what is covered.
  • Generally does not cover: Fees charged by concessionaires and some tour fees.

Last updated: April 20, 2018

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Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 1460
Fritch, TX 79036

Phone:

(806) 857-3151

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