Fees & Passes

No entrance pass required

An entrance pass is not required to access Saint Croix National Scenic Riverway.

Other National Park Service sites may require an entrance pass or fee. Depending on your trip plans, an interagency pass may save you money.

2024 Free Entrance Days in the National Parks

Come experience the national parks! All National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone (other fees may apply). Mark your calendar for these entrance fee-free dates:


There are no fees to enter the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway. No fees are charged for use of landings, campsites, and other facilities on federal lands within the boundary of the Riverway. Fees are charged at state parks and other private lands, including some landings. Contact us if you have questions.

Free Entry for Veterans and Gold Star Families

Gold Star Families and U.S. military veterans receive free access to more than 2,000 federal recreation areas, including national parks, wildlife refuges and forests. The free access program is a way to thank America’s veterans and Gold Star families for their support of our country and to encourage them to explore recreational opportunities on their public lands and waters.

More information.


America the Beautiful - the National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass

Where to Purchase Passes Regionally
Every Kid Outdoors gives fourth grade students free access to public lands from September 1 through August 31.

Last updated: April 15, 2024

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

401 North Hamilton Street
St. Croix Falls, WI 54024


715 483-2274

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