Every Kid Outdoors Pass

The Every Kid Outdoors program allows 4th-graders to see America’s natural wonders and historic sites for free.

Annual 4th Grade Pass

Cost: Free, non-transferable, valid for the duration of the 4th-grade schoolyear though the following summer (September-August).

Available for: U.S. 4th-graders (including home-schooled and free-choice learners 10 years of age) with a valid Every Kid Outdoors paper pass.

How to obtain: Paper passes can be printed from the Every Kid Outdoors website and can be exchanged for the Annual 4th Grade Pass at federal recreation sites that charge entrance fees or standard amenity fees (day use fees). Here is a list of federal recreation sites that issue passes. Digital versions of the paper pass (such as on smartphones or tablets) are not be accepted to exchange for an Annual 4th Grade Pass.

Parents and Educators: Get involved! Parents and guardians, learn more here. Educators, learn more here.

Frequently Asked Questions: About federal recreational passes in general


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