Fees & Passes

The National Park Service does not charge "Entrance fees" at Petroglyph National Monument. However, because this monument is co-managed with the City of Albuquerque, the city does charge a nominal parking fee at Boca Negra Canyon.

Parking Fees (per vehicle) at Boca Negra Canyon:

Single vehicle rate: $1 weekdays/$2 weekends

Commercial bus rate: $25 for small buses (seating capacity of 25 or less)
$50 for full-size motor coaches (seating capacity of more than 25)

The City of Albuquerque does honor all valid Federal Lands Passes. There are no entrance fees for other areas within Petroglyph National Monument. Commercial fees are charged by the City of Albuquerque. Please phone the city at (505) 873-6620 for rate information.

For your convenience, Petroglyph National Monument does sell America the Beautiful Federal Recreational Lands passes at the visitor center. We can only accept cash as payment for a pass. Personal checks, credit or debit cards are not accepted. Please inquire at the visitor center to purchase a federal lands pass.

 
2017 America the Beautiful Pass
2017 America the Beautiful Federal Lands Pass

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Purchase a 2017 America the Beautiful National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass This Interagency Annual Pass provides a convenient and affordable way to visit numerous recreation areas managed by the Forest Service, the National Park Service, Fish and Wildlife Service, the Bureau of Land Management, and the Bureau of Reclamation. Eighty to 100 percent of the proceeds from pass sales are used to improve and enhance visitor recreation services. Purchase at Petroglyph National Monument's visitor center, open daily 8:00 am to 5:00 pm MST.

Annual Pass - $80.00 anyone can purchase this pass

 
Annual Senior Pass
Annual Senior Pass

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Interagency Annual Senior Pass- $20.00


Available to purchase for U.S. citizens or permanent residents age 62 or older. In addition to covering entrance and standard amenity fees (day use fees) at recreation areas managed by six Federal agencies, the Senior Pass may provide a discount on some expanded amenity fees such as camping and guided tours. This pass is valid for one year from month purchased.
 
Lifetime Senior Pass
Lifetime Senior Pass

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Interagency Lifetime Senior Pass- $80.00


Available to purchase for U.S. citizens and permanent residents age 62 or older. In addition to covering entrance and standard amenity fees (day use fees) at recreation areas managed by six Federal agencies, the Lifetime Senior Pass may provide a discount on some expanded amenity fees such as camping and guided tours. The pass is valid for the lifetime of the card holder.
 
Access Pass
Interagency Access Pass

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Interagency Access Pass
This pass is a free, lifetime pass that is available to U.S. citizens or permanent residents that have been medically determined to have a permanent disability that severely limits one or more major life activities, regardless of age. May be obtained in person at the visitor center, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm daily. Proof of medically determined permanent disability and residency is required. This pass also provides a 50% discount for the pass owner on some expanded amenity fees such as camping (excluding hook-ups), boat launching, etc.

Access Pass- issued free to persons with a permanent disability

 
2017 Military Pass
Annual Military Pass is for ACTIVE Duty military personnel and their qualifying dependents.

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The Annual Military Pass is a free pass for all active duty military member personnel and their dependents. In order to qualify for the Annual Military Pass, the military member must present their CAC Card. A military dependent must present a Department of Defense ID (DD Form 1173) that identifies the dependent and his/her sponsor. Dependents may not use any other type of ID to obtain a pass. This pass will be available to active duty personnel and their qualified dependants through December 31, 2017. Military veterans do not qualify for this active duty military pass.

 
EKiP 4th grade pass
Every Kid In A Park Pass for current 4th Graders.

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Every Kid In A Park: 4th Grade Pass
Beginning September 1, 2017 if you are a U.S. 4th grader (including home schooled and free-choice learners 10 years of age) you can download your own voucher or pass to gain unlimited, free access to any federal lands or waters for through August 31, 2018. As a 4th grader with a voucher or pass, anyone in the vehicle with you is admitted for free at sites that charge per vehicle. If visiting a per person fee area, up to three accompanying adults will be admitted. The 4th grader must be present to use the pass. For more information on how to get the pass, visit the Every Kid In A Park website.

Last updated: September 29, 2017

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Mailing Address:

Headquarters Administration Offices
6001 Unser Blvd. NW

Albuquerque, NM 87120

Phone:

(505) 899-0205 x335

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