Off-Season Senior Citizen Pass
Headquarters office in Tumwater now open by appointment only.
Call (360) 902-8844 or email email@example.com to schedule your Senior off-season pass purchase.
Updates to the Senior Off-Season Pass Program:
Starting with the Sept. 2023 off season, state parks will no longer honor the off season discount for reservations made before September 1 and before the purchase of an Off-Season pass.
Offered to Washington state residents who are 62 years of age or older.
Benefits of this pass
Free camping or moorage, 1 site per night. $10 per night utility fee if camping at a hook-up site.
Pass costs $75, Senior Citizen Limited Income pass holders may purchase the Off Season pass for $37.50,
Pass is valid seven days a week from Oct 1 to March 31, and Sunday through Thursday in April. Expires after April 30th. Discounts apply to reservation made during the off season period only.
The pass can be purchased annually beginning Sept. 1 at most state parks and at state parks headquarters in Tumwater.
HOW TO APPLY
Submit and application, proof of residency, age and payment.
Download the Off-season Senior Citizen Pass Application (PDF)
proof of residency
You must be a current Washington State resident for at least 3 consecutive months and 62 years of age or older.:
proof of age
You must be 62 or older. :
Do NOT submit original documents.
Completed applications will not be accepted prior to Sept. 1.
Washington State Parks
PO Box 42650
Olympia, WA 98504
Where can I buy my pass in person?
Passes go on sale starting September 1. Some parks sell out of passes. Please call park for availability.
In Northwest Washington
|Fort Ebey||Sequim Bay|
In Southwest Washington:
|Battleground Lake||Mount St Helens Visitor Center|
|Cape Disappointment||Pacific Beach|
|Grayland Beach||Paradise Point|
|Headquarters office in Tumwater, by appointment only||Penrose Point|
|Ike Kinswa||Scenic Beach|
|Kitsap Memorial ||Seaquest |
In Eastern Washington:
|Columbia Hills||Pearrygin Lake|
|Eastern region office|
|Ginkgo Petrified Forest /Wanapum|| Steamboat Rock|
|Lake Easton||Sun Lakes/Dry Falls|
|Lake Wenatchee||Wenatchee Confluence|
|Lincoln Rock |
HOW TO USE THE PASS
Washington State parks Discount Pass Rules and expectations
Pass holder expectations:
- Do not alter or make copies of your pass. Never share your pass or pass number with others.
- Pass holders will be charged $15 to replace lost, stolen, or damaged passes.
- The pass does not provide discounts on annual permits, reservation fees, extra vehicle fees, roofed shelters, group camps or other services, except as noted.
- The pass cannot be used with any other pass or discount.
- The pass holder must cancel reservations if unable to use them.
- The pass holder must be camping and present at the site to receive a discount.
- The pass is only valid for the person it is issued to. The pass must be valid and physically with you during your visit. Be prepared to provide photo ID.
- All camping discounts and associated benefits are limited to the site the pass holder is camping in. Discounts and fee reductions are limited to 1 campsite or moorage site per night.
- Do not make duplicate or multiple reservations for the same night. Including double sites.
- Camping is limited to 10 consecutive nights at any single park from April 1 through Sept. 30, and 20 consecutive nights the rest of the year.
- Moorage is limited to three consecutive nights at any single park.
- Pass holders are expected to treat park staff with respect, always follow park rules and staff guidance.
Violations of these rules, or any other park rules, may result in pass benefit suspension or revocation. You must surrender your pass upon request.