Free Admission to Washington State Parks

Today, 4/22/2016 admission to Washington State Parks is free.

Camano Island State Park, WA

Camano Island State Park, WA

Here are the other scheduled free admission dates:

  • Jan. 1: State Parks' First Day Hikes
  • Jan. 17-18: Martin Luther King Day
  • March 19: State Parks' 103rd birthday
  • March 26: Saturday Spring Day
  • April 22: Earth Day
  • May 8: Sunday Spring Day
  • June 4: National Trails Day
  • June 11: National Get Outdoors Day
  • Aug. 25: National Park Service Birthday
  • Sept. 24: National Public Lands Day
  • Nov. 11: Veterans Day


Note: A Discover Pass will still be required on these days to access lands managed by the Washington State Department of Natural Resources and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.

Here's where you can find a list of Washington State Parks: