Pay User Fees

We encourage visitors to purchase their entrance fee prior to arrival to reduce cash handling and contact time.

Payment options include honor/self-pay stations, mobile apps, online, and in-person at the Red Hills Visitor Center and Rincon Mountian Entrance station.

Visitors can purchase weekly entrance fees, Saguaro National Park Annual Passes, and Interagency Annual Passes.

Payment or a valid pass is required at all hours, whether staff is present or not. To purchase an entry fee when staff is not present, see mobile & iron ranger/self -pay options on Ways to Pay Fees.


Help support your park by purchasing an entrance permit on your mobile device.

Your confirmation email is the pass for your visit.

Entering the park by foot, bicycle or horseback

Entering the park by private vehicle (car or RV)

Entering the park by private motorcycle

Saguaro National Park Annual Pass

  • Saguaro National Park Annual Pass - $45
  • Covers entrance to Saguaro National Park in Tucson Arizona for 12 months. It is not refundable or transferable. The Pass is mailed to your home address.

100% of fees paid stay within Saguaro National Park to support visitor services.


Fee Free Days

The National Park Service welcomes everybody to their sites on Fee Free days.

There are no entrance fees on

  • January 20: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

  • April 18: First Day of National Park Week/National Junior Ranger Day

  • August 25: National Park Service Birthday

  • September 26: National Public Lands Day

  • November 11: Veterans Day

Have fee-related questions? Need help figuring out the right pass for you? Please email us at .

Last updated: October 19, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

3693 S Old Spanish Trail
Tucson , AZ 85730


(520) 733-5153

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