Only one “fee free” weekend left this summer!
Original post date: June 2, 2009
It’s the thought that counts. I was already sold on the tremendous value of our national parks and monuments.
The National Park Service is waiving admittance fees at 147 sites that charge for entry on three weekends this summer. The free admission weekends are June 20-21, July 18-19 and August 15-16.
While the potential savings of $3 to $25 per national park may not be enough to propel travelers to distant locations, it might encourage people to check out the wonders in their own vicinity. And for those already planning a national park junket, it might mean an extra souvenir or two…
*Find your getaway park in the “National Parks and Monuments” in the right sidebar.