State Park Passes

  • Maryland Passport
    Maryland State Park Passport CoverEntitles unlimited day-use entry, for everyone in the vehicle (up to 10 people), to Maryland's State Parks and facilities; unlimited boat launching at all State Park facilities; and a 10 percent discount on state-operated concession items and boat rentals. Available now ... the new and improved Maryland State Park Pass! Now valid for a full year from the time of purchase so you don't miss a single day of park fun!
  • Youth Group Pass
    Entitles youth groups day use admittance to Maryland State Parks and camping in those parks that have designated "Youth Group" areas subject to site availability. This pass is not valid for day use entry on weekends and holidays from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. A valid Maryland DNR Youth Group Pass is required to reserve a designated Youth Group camping area. Nightly service charges ($11.75/night) and reservation transaction fees still apply. A valid Youth Group Pass must be presented when checked-in.
  • Golden Age Pass
    Entitles adults, ages 62 and older, to free day-use entry to all state parks that charge service fees (for cardholders only, unless a per-vehicle fee is in effect, then free entry applies to everyone in the vehicle with the cardholder). This pass is also valid for half-price camping (includes campsites and mini-cabins, excludes full-service cabins and houses) for one site, Sunday through Thursday, excluding holidays. The pass holder must present the original pass at check-in and must be part of the camping party on that site during the entire stay. Boat launching fees at Maryland State Parks are also waived for seniors who possess a Golden Age Pass. The Golden Age Pass can be purchased online. This is a non-transferrable, lifetime pass with a $10 processing service fee. If the pass is lost, stolen or needs to be replaced for any reason, the card holder must apply for and purchase a new pass.
  • Universal Disability Pass
    Entitles free lifetime entry to State Parks for individuals with disabilities. This pass does not waive the additional boat launch service charge except where the launch charge is included in the day use service charge.