Get your Senior Pass to Acadia National Park at Ellsworth City Hall on Election Day, June 13, 2017 from 9 AM until 11 AM!
The National Park Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Senior Pass provides access to more than 2,000 federal recreation sites, including Acadia National Park. The Senior Pass will be on sale at the Ellsworth City Hall on Tuesday, June 13th from 9-11am.
The lifetime Senior Pass is currently available for a one-time purchase of $10 at the following locations:
- Hulls Cove Visitor Center
- Sand Beach Entrance Station
- Thompson Island Information Center
- Bar Harbor Village Green
- Park Headquarters
- Blackwoods Campground
- Schoodic Woods Campground
- Seawall Campground
- Online at NPS.com
The fee will increase to $80 later this year.
The Senior Pass is available to U.S. citizens and permanent residents who are 62 years or older. It covers entrance fees and provides discounts on some other recreation fees, such as camping. The Senior Pass admits the pass owner and accompanying passengers in a noncommercial vehicle to Acadia National Park and other recreation sites across the country.
The Senior Pass may be purchased in person with proper photo identification showing date of birth (i.e., state driver’s license, state identification card, U.S. passport, or Permanent Resident Card); payment by cash or check only.
Beginning April 28, entrance passes are also available for purchase at other Acadia National Park locations (please call 207-288-3338 for office hours and directions).
Eighty percent of the proceeds are used to improve and enhance visitor services and facilities at Acadia National.