Entrance Fees and Park Passes
A valid entrance fee or park pass is always required to enter Rocky Mountain National Park, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Credit/Debit Cards Only
Park Entrance Fees
1-Day Vehicle Entrance Pass - $30.00
Valid for date of purchase. Covers single, non-commercial vehicle with capacity of less than 16 passengers.
1-Day Per Person Entrance Pass - $15.00
Valid for date of purchase. Applies to walk-ins, bicycles, and non-commercial groups.
1-Day Motorcycle Entrance Pass - $25.00
Valid for date of purchase. Covers one motorcycle.
7-Day Vehicle Entrance Pass - $35.00
Rocky Entrance Fee - vehicle entrance pass valid for 7 consecutive days
7-Day Motorcycle Entrance Pass - $30.00
Rocky Entrance Fee - motorcycle entrance pass valid for 7 consecutive days
Interested in Purchasing Your Park Entrance Pass Online?
Whether you're planning a single visit or coming back multiple times a year, enjoy the convenience of purchasing a Rocky Mountain National Park site-specific digital pass online before you arrive.Purchase Passes
You have immediate access to your digital pass and can easily download it on your phone or tablet. Your pass will also be emailed as a PDF and can be printed out for display when you arrive.
How Can I Purchase An Interagency or Lifetime Pass Before I Arrive at the Park?
Passes that are part of the America The Beautiful - The National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass Series are not available for purchase via Recreation.gov. These passes are available for purchase in-person at park entrance stations or via the USGS Online Store.
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.
Fee Free Days in 2022
To learn more about Timed Entry Permit Reservations and how to purchase them, visit https://www.nps.gov/romo/planyourvisit/timed-entry-permit-system.htm
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: October 11, 2022