Our Services

At Bosque del Apache, we offer the following public services: 

Purchase an America the Beautiful pass

Special Use Permits - please send questions and completed applications to BosqueDelApacheNWR@fws.gov

Some commercial, recreational and research activities are allowed on national wildlife refuges only with a special use permit issued by the local office, and are subject to specific conditions and fees. This permit requirement is meant to ensure that all activities at the federal site are...

Some 30 national wildlife refuges  charge visitors a nominal entrance fee (generally $3-$5 daily)  to cover road and facility maintenance.  If you are a regular visitor or would like to visit other public lands, you could save by buying an America the Beautiful Federal...