Fees & Passes

Small waves blue ocean water lap against the white sand beach at Trunk Bay beneath a partially cloudy sky.
Waves gently wash over the white sand of Trunk Bay beach.

Photo courtesy of Parnicza/NPS.


Expanded Amenity Fees

There are no entrance fees for either Virgin Islands National Park or Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument. However, visitors to Trunk Bay are required to pay an Expanded Amenity Fee, described below:

Trunk Bay Expanded Amenity Fees


Individual Day Pass (16 years and older)*


Interagency Senior Pass

$2.50 for holder

Interagency Access Pass

$2.50 for holder

*Individual Day Passes for Trunk Bay can only be purchased at the fee booth at Trunk Bay.

Mooring Fees

Overnight mooring fees must be paid prior to spending the night. Overnight stays are limited to 7 nights per bay and no more than 30 nights per year. Payment stations can be found at the following locations: Cruz Bay Finger Pier, Caneel Bay, Francis Bay, Leinster Bay, Saltpond Bay, and Great Lameshur Bay.

Overnight Mooring & Anchoring


Regular overnight fee


Senior/Access Pass


For more information on moorings, boating, and best places to snorkel visit the Marine Visitor Use page.


National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Passes

An image of the front faces of the Federal Recreational Lands Passes

Federal Lands Passes can also be purchased at the fee booth at Trunk Bay or at the Cruz Bay Visitor Center.

National Park Service Passes


Interagency Access Pass (Disability)


Military Active Duty Pass


Annual Fourth Grade Pass for US students


Interagency Annual Senior Pass


Interagency Lifetime Senior Pass


*A new program that provides free access for US military veterans and Gold Star Family members took effect in fall 2020 as a way to thank them for their support of our country and to encourage them to explore recreational opportunities on their public lands and waters. Find detailed information about who qualifies, acceptable forms of identification, and how to download a Gold Star Family voucher.

Cash payments for passes are accepted at Trunk Bay, but credit card payments are preferred. The Cruz Bay Visitor Center can only accept credit card payments.


Last updated: December 9, 2022

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

1300 Cruz Bay Creek
St. John , VI 00830


340 776-6201 x238
Headquarters/Visitor Center phone contact Information.

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