A free, lifetime pass – available to U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States that have been medically determined to have aÂ permanent disability -Â that provides access to more than 2,000 recreation sites managed by five Federal agencies. At many sites the Access Pass provides theÂ pass ownerÂ a discount onÂ Expanded Amenity FeesÂ (such as camping, swimming, boat launching, and guided tours).Â The pass admits the pass holder and passengers in a non-commercial vehicle at per vehicle fee areas and pass holder + 3 adults, not to exceed 4 adults, at per person fee areas (children under 16 are admitted free).
The Access Pass may be issued to U.S. citizens or permanent residents of any age that have been medically determined to have aÂ permanent disabilityÂ that severely limits one or more major life activities.
AÂ permanent disabilityÂ is a permanent physical, mental, or sensory impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities, such as caring for oneself, performing manual tasks, walking, seeing, hearing, speaking, breathing, learning, and working.
The Access Pass is valid only at participatingÂ FederalÂ recreation sites. VisitÂ http://www.recreation.govÂ for information about Federal recreation sites.
* National Park Service Â http://www.nps.gov
For more information on how to obtain an Access Pass go toÂ www.nps.govÂ and search Access Pass