There are no entrance fees for visiting Scotts Bluff National Monument.
America the Beautiful Interagency Passes
The Annual Pass, Senior Lifetime Pass, and Senior Annual Pass are not sold at Scotts Bluff National Monument. For more information about these passes and to purchase online, visit the USGS Online Store.
The Access Pass may provide a 50 percent discount on some amenity fees charged for facilities and services such as camping, swimming, boat launching, and specialized interpretive services.
The Access Pass generally does NOT cover or reduce special recreation permit fees or fees charged by concessioners.
Golden Access Passports are no longer sold. However, these passes will continue to be honored according to the provisions of the pass.
Military Annual Pass
Cost: Free annual pass
Current US military members and their dependents in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, and Space Force, as well as Reserve and National Guard members.
Please check requirements before arriving, such as showing an unexpired Common Access Card (CAC) or Military ID (Form 1173).
Military Lifetime Pass
Cost: Free lifetime pass
Gold Star Families: Because there are no standard, official identification cards, Gold Star Families must self-certify by applying for a Military Pass - Lifetime at https://store.usgs.gov/MilitaryPass or downloading and printing a special voucher to either present to the ranger, exchange for a Military Pass in person, or place on the vehicle dashboard at unstaffed sites. Gold Star Vouchers may be downloaded from https://www.nps.gov/customcf/goldstar/voucher.htm
Veterans: Any individual who served in the U.S. Armed Forces, including the National Guard and Reserves and is able to present one of the following valid forms of identification:
Department of Defense Identification Card (CAC Card, DD Form 2, DD Form 2765)
Veteran Health Identification Card (VHIC)
Veteran ID Card
Veterans designation on a state-issued U.S.driver’s license or identification card
4th Grade Pass
Cost: Free pass valid for the duration of the 4th grader's school year though the following summer (September-August)
Available for: US 4th graders, including home-schooled and free-choice learners 10 years of age, with a valid Every Kid Outdoors paper pass