|Peak Season Fees
(third Friday of May—third Sunday of September)
|Daily Entrance Fee /vehicle||$0*||$0*||$5||$0||$0*||$0*||$5||$0|
|Daily Entrance Fee /walk-in, bicycle, bus passenger||$0||$0||$3||$0||$0||$0||$3||$0|
* Montana residents who pay the $6 state parks fee with their annual vehicle registration have no daily entrance fees to state parks.
Out-of-state residents can purchase a Non-Resident Entrance Pass which allows free entrance on an unlimited number of visits and discounted camping fees for a year. A pass costs $25 / first vehicle and $20 / each additional vehicle. The State Park Entrance Pass is valid for one year from month of issue. You can purchase a pass through the Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Online Licensing Service, or at any FWP office. ( See locations )
All commercial activities that involve a service or participation cost are subject to a commercial use permit and fee. For more information, see Commercial Use Permits. Contact the Park Manager or Regional Park Manager for permit application instructions.
All groups over 30 persons are subject to a group use permit and fee. For more information, see Special Use Permits. Contact the Park Manager or Regional Park Manager for permit application instructions.
The following documents contain fees and management policy that govern public use of Montana State Parks.