COVID-19 PANDEMIC RESPONSE:
THE U.S. FOREST SERVICE IS INCREASING ACCESS AND SERVICE IN A PHASED APPROACH ON A FOREST BY FOREST BASIS. BEFORE VISITING A FOREST, PLEASE CHECK THE FOREST WEBSITE TO DETERMINE ITS OPERATING STATUS. THE PASS PROGRAM IS NOT CURRENTLY ABLE TO ISSUE REFUNDS OR EXTEND THE PASSES.
IF YOU CHOOSE TO PURCHASE A PASS FOR FUTURE TRIP PLANNING, WE WILL CONTINUE TO FILL THOSE ORDERS. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU CHOOSE TO MAKE A PURCHASE, THE ANNUAL NORTHWEST FOREST PASS IS NON-REFUNDABLE AND THE EXPIRATION DATE CANNOT BE CHANGED ONCE PURCHASED AND SHIPPED TO THE CUSTOMER. PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY.
Are you a frequent visitor to U.S. Forest Service sites in Washington and Oregon? The Annual Northwest Forest Pass will save you time, money, and the need to pay at each fee site. Questions? Check out our Pass FAQs
to learn more.
Note: Annual Northwest Forest Passes are mailed to customers. No printable or digital annual passes are available at this time. If you need your pass right away, we recommend purchasing the self-issuing, printable National Forest Recreation ePass.
About Your Annual Pass
Honored at all U.S. Forest Service operated recreation sites in Washington and Oregon where a day use fee is required.
Allows the pass holder and any accompanying passengers in a private vehicle use of the recreation facilities.
Allows the pass holder use of recreation facilities at per-person sites. Other members in the party must pay the per-person fee.
Interchangeable between vehicles in the same household.
One free decal may be issued per Annual Northwest Forest Pass for users who have an open-topped vehicle or motorcycle. Decals are available at Forest Service offices only.
Passes are NON-REFUNDABLE, NON-TRANSFERABLE, and cannot be replaced if lost or stolen.
The Annual Northwest Forest Pass does not cover fees or permits for:
Sno-Parks (winter season)
Group camping and organized activities
Developed campgrounds or cabin rentals
Special activities (Backcountry, Wilderness, Climbing, or River travel*)
Harvesting Christmas trees or forest products
Some concessionaire operated sites and activities
*Permitted activities may vary by Forest. Contact a Forest Service office for details.
Your purchase helps the Forest Service operate and maintain the sites you visit. Thank you for your support.