An entrance pass is always required to enter Rocky Mountain National Park.
Credit/Debit Cards Only
Daily Entrance Passes
1-Day Pass - Automobile - $25.00
Valid for date of purchase. Covers single, non-commercial vehicle with capacity of less than 16 passengers.
1-Day Pass - Per Person - $15.00
Valid for date of purchase. Applies to walk-ins, bicycles, and non-commercial groups.
1-Day Pass - Motorcycle - $25.00
Valid for date of purchase. Covers one motorcycle.
Annual and Lifetime Entrance Passes
Free Entrance for U.S. Armed Service Veterans and Gold Star Families (Dependents)
Effective Wednesday, November 11, 2020 (Veterans Day) and every day onward, all U.S. armed service veterans and Gold Star dependents shall be granted free entrance to all Department of the Interior managed lands and waters. A visitor may prove their status as a veteran or a gold star dependent by presenting one of the following:
Additional guidance regarding veterans and Gold Star dependents will be forthcoming.
Commercial Tour Fees
A fee will be assessed commercial tour vehicles based on passenger capacity. This means the total seating capacity, not the actual number of people.
Annual and lifetime passes may not be used to pay for commercial tours.
Your Fee Dollars at Work
The Federal lands Recreation Enhancement Act (FLREA) funds projects in Rocky Mountain National Park that will help improve visitor experience and protect resources for future generations. Since 1997, over $60 million of entrance and camping fees has been spent on various improvements and projects in Rocky. The projects completed in 2013 include the following:
Last updated: January 5, 2021