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THE RANGER STATION AT REI

Photo courtesy of Paul Gordon Pictures.

We have the information you need to discover the best recreation opportunities on public lands in Washington State. We also have a wide selection of educational merchandise and free printed materials to help you make the most of your visit. We're able to bring you this unique service experience through a dynamic partnership with the National Park Service, US Forest Service, Washington State Parks, and REI.

Recreation Passes Available at the REI Ranger Station

Many recreation passes you'll need for areas in Washington and Oregon are available at the Ranger Station inside the Seattle REI Flagship Store and are available in our Discover Your Northwest online store. Some passes may be available at the area you will be visiting or through other organizations, check with one of the Rangers to find out more.

Questions? Please call us at 800-270-7504 or 206-470-4060 or better yet – visit the Ranger Station in person at REI in Seattle. You'll be glad you did. Happy trails!

Federal Recreational Lands: Interagency & National Parks

Annual Pass
America the Beautiful - National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass

$80
Valid for 12 months from month of purchase

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Available at REI Ranger Desk

Entrance and recreational use for Federal Recreational Lands (NPS, USFS, BLM, USFWS, BOR).

Lifetime Senior Pass
America the Beautiful - National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass

(for citizens or permanent residents of the U.S., age 62 or older)

$80
Lifetime Pass

Available at REI Ranger Desk

Entrance and recreational use for Federal Recreational Lands plus 50% discount for some camping.

Annual Senior Pass
America the Beautiful - National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass

(for citizens or permanent residents of the U.S., age 62 or older)

$20
Annual Pass

Available at REI Ranger Desk

Entrance and recreational use for Federal Recreational Lands plus 50% discount for some camping.

Military Pass
America the Beautiful - National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass

(Available to current U.S. military members and dependents. Proper military ID is required: CAC Card or DoD Form 1173)

Free
Annual Pass

Available at REI Ranger Desk

Entrance and recreational use for Federal Recreational Lands.

Access Pass
America the Beautiful - National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass

(for citizens or permanent residents of the U.S. who have a permanent disability)

Free
Lifetime Pass

Available at REI Ranger Desk

Entrance and recreational use for Federal Recreational Lands plus 50% discount for some camping.

4th Grade Pass
America the Beautiful - National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass

(available to U.S. 4th graders, including home-schooled and free-choice learners 10 years of age, with a valid Every Kid in a Park paper pass)

Free
Annual Pass

Available at REI Ranger Desk

Entrance and recreational use for Federal Recreational Lands.

US Forest Service Lands: Oregon & Washington

Annual Northwest Forest Pass

$30
Valid for 12 months from purchase.

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or at REI Ranger Desk ORIC

Recreational use at USFS operated sites in Oregon and Washington where a day use fee is required.

National Forest Recreation Day Pass

$5

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or at REI Ranger Desk

Self-validate for the date of use. Valid until midnight of date on pass. Recreational use at USFS operated sites in Oregon and Washington where a day use fee is required.

National Forest Recreation ePass

$5

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Self issuing, printable pass validated for the date of use. Recreational use at USFS operated sites in Oregon and Washington where a day use fee is required.

Washington State Parks

Discover Pass One-Day

$10.50

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One-day access to state parks and recreation lands managed by the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission (WSPRC, WDFW, & DNR)

Discover Pass Annual

$32

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Annual access to state parks and recreation lands managed by the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission (WSPRC, WDFW, & DNR)

Non-Motorized Sno-Park - One Day Permit

$22

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One-day vehicle access to Washington State Parks non-motorized sports Sno-Parks.

Non-Motorized Sno-Park - Seasonal Permit

$42

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Seasonal vehicle access to Washington State Parks non-motorized sports Sno-Parks.

Special-Groomed Trail Permit w/ Seasonal Sno-Park Permit

$84

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Special-Groomed Trails permit with the Non-Motorized Sno-Park Seasonal Permit. Required at designated groomed trails Sno-Parks including Cabin Creek, Chiwawa, Crystal Springs, Hyak, Lake Easton, Lake Wenatchee, Mount Spokane, and Nason Ridge.

Where to Find Us

National Park Service US Forest Service REI Washington State Parks

REI Seattle (lower level)
222 Yale Avenue North
Seattle, WA 98109
206-470-4060 or 800-270-7504
10:00am - 6:00pm, Daily


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Interested in These Areas?

Find information on recreation, volunteer opportunities, and other ways to discover and enjoy these Northwest public land destinations:

Columbia River Gorge
John Day Fossil Beds
Lake Roosevelt
Mount Baker-Snoqualmie
Mount Hood
Mount Rainier
Mount St. Helens
Nez Perce
North Cascades
Okanogan-Wenatchee
Olympic National Forest
Olympic National Park
San Juan Island

Need a Recreation Pass?

Visit our Northwest Recreation Pass Center.

Planning a trip to a northwest national forest, national park, state park, or other public land recreation site? An entrance or day-use fee may be required. Save time and money - get your pass online now!