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October 7, 2014 at 1:43 PM

Go wild and free in national parks and beyond: A list of fee-free days

Get into Washington's national parks -- Rainier (top left), Olympic (right) and North Cascades (bottom left) for free on 11 days in 2015. (Seattle Times photos)

Get into Washington’s national parks — Rainier (top left), Olympic (right) and North Cascades (bottom left) for free on 11 days in 2015. (Seattle Times photos)

Go wild and free at national parks, national forests and other federally-managed public lands with 11 fee-free days in 2015.

There will be no entrance fee charged on the following days, according to this chart from the U.S. Forest Service:

 

2015 Free-free Days
Dates Event Participating Agency
Jan. 19 Martin Luther King Jr. Day U.S. Forest Service
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
National Park Service
Bureau of Land Management
Feb. 15-17* President’s Day Weekend U.S. Forest Service
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
National Park Service
Bureau of Land Management
Jun. 13 National Get Outdoors Day U.S. Forest Service
Apr. 18-19 First Weekend of National Park Week National Park Service
Aug. 25 National Park Service Birthday National Park Service
Sep. 26 National Public Lands Day U.S. Forest Service
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
National Park Service
Bureau of Land Management
Oct. 11 First Sunday of National Wildlife Refuge Week U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Nov. 11 Veterans Day U.S. Forest Service
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
National Park Service
Bureau of Land Management

*The Forest Service will offer fee-free day on Feb. 16 only

 

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