The Trump Administration has proposed a plan that would drastically raise the entrance fee for 17 of our most treasured and highly visited National Parks. Here in Washington State our National Park entrance fees would triple from $25 to $70 at Mt. Rainier and Olympic National Parks.
This fee increase would:
While the budget back log is an issue that needs to be addressed, it should not be shouldered on the visitors to make up for a declining budget that continues to be cut. Our National Parks are meant to be enjoyed, and not just by those who can afford it. The National Park Service is taking comments until December 22nd - Make your voice heard and write NPS today!