Veterans, Gold Star Families get free lifetime pass to national parks

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This Veterans Day 2022, the National Park Service will unveil a lifetime pass providing free entrance to approximately 2,000 national parks for Veterans and their families.

The Military Pass has been expanded to include a pass that does not expire for Veterans and Gold Star Family members. The National Defense Authorization Act of 2022 authorized a free lifetime pass to national parks and other federal recreational lands for eligible Veterans and Gold Star Families.

Interagency Passes can be obtained in person while visiting a participating site.

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