State Park Day-Use Fees - Persons 12 and Older*

*Day-use fees are per person, per day.
Cash is accepted at the entry booth and self-service payment stations. Only 15 locations, when staff is in the entry booth, accept credit cards. Please be prepared to pay cash.

Except as specially noted below the fee schedules,
Maine residents 65 and older: free;
Children 5 - 11 years old: $1.00; Children under 5 are free.

Annual Pass, Day-use Reservations of Group Shelters, and additional information is provided below this chart.

State Park Adult Maine Resident Adult Non Resident Senior Non Resident
Aroostook $3.00 $4.00 $1.00
Birch Point $3.00 $4.00 $1.00
Bradbury Mountain $4.00 $6.00 $2.00
Camden Hills $4.00 $6.00 $2.00
Cobscook Bay $4.00 $6.00 $2.00
**Colonial Pemaquid/Ft. Wm. Henry $3.00 $4.00 $1.00
Crescent Beach $6.00 $8.00 $2.00
Damariscotta Lake $5.00 $7.00 $2.00
Eagle Island $4.00 $6.00 $2.00
Ferry Beach $5.00 $7.00 $2.00
Fort Knox*** $4.00 $5.50 $2.50
***Both Fort Knox & Observatory Tower Visit $6.00 $8.00 $5.00
Fort Edgecomb $3.00 $4.00 $1.00
Fort Kent Blockhouse $2.00 $3.00 $1.00
Fort McClary $3.00 $4.00 $1.00
Fort Point $3.00 $4.00 $1.00
Grafton Notch $3.00 $4.00 $1.00
Kettle Cove $3.00 $4.00 $1.00
Kineo $3.00 $4.00 $1.00
Lake St George $5.00 $7.00 $2.00
State Park Adult Maine Resident Adult Non Resident Senior Non Resident
Lamoine $4.00 $6.00 $2.00
Lily Bay $4.00 $6.00 $2.00
Mackworth Island $3.00 $4.00 $1.00
Moose Point $3.00 $4.00 $1.00
Mount Blue $5.00 $7.00 $2.00
Peaks-Kenny $5.00 $7.00 $2.00
Popham Beach $6.00 $8.00 $2.00
Quoddy Head $3.00 $4.00 $1.00
Rangeley Lake $4.00 $6.00 $2.00
Range Pond $6.00 $8.00 $2.00
Reid $6.00 $8.00 $2.00
Roque Bluffs $4.00 $6.00 $2.00
Sebago Lake $6.00 $8.00 $2.00
Shackford Head $3.00 $4.00 $1.00
Swan Lake $5.00 $7.00 $2.00
Two Lights $5.00 $7.00 $2.00
Vaughan Woods $3.00 $4.00 $1.00
Warren Island $4.00 $6.00 $2.00
Wolfe's Neck Woods $4.00 $6.00 $2.00

NOTE:

**Children under 12 are free at Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site.
***Park Passes do not cover the Observatory. Children 5-11 years old at Fort Knox only $2.00; with Observatory Tower $4.00; Maine residents 65 and older $2.50 at Fort Knox with Observatory Tower.

ANNUAL PASSES - DAY USE - please note Use Exceptions below
Annual Vehicle Pass - $105.00 - Allows all the occupants of up to a 17 passenger vehicle free day-use.
Annual Senior Citizen Vehicle Pass (65 and over) - $45.00 - Allows the senior plus all occupants of up to a 17 passenger vehicle free day-use. (Senior Citizen must always be in the vehicle.)
Annual Individual Pass - $55.00 - Allows ONLY the individual pass holder free day-use.
Senior Citizen Pass - Effective 7/1/08, Senior Citizen Passes will no longer be issued. Maine Residents age 65 and older receive free day-use admission. Passes issued before 12/31/91 will be honored as issued.
Business Vehicle Pass (one-time, day-use)
- Sold in blocks of 50 for $500. To purchase or for more information, call 207-287-2209.

Purchase a Maine State Park Pass

  1. On-line purchase using your debit or credit card
  2. When you file your State of Maine income tax;
  3. When you visit a park during the summer season;
  4. By calling the Campground Reservations Call Center at: 800-332-1501 for Maine Residents, 207-624-9950 for non-residents, or 207-287-2209, from 9AM to 4PM, Monday-Friday.
  5. By visiting the Augusta Office, Bureau of Parks and Lands, Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry, Harlow Building, 18 Elkins Lane (AMHI Campus), Augusta, Maine, from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  6. By mailing a check or money order to: Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry, Bureau of Parks and Lands, Attn.: Reservations Office, 22 SHS, Augusta, ME 04333-0022. Make your check payable to: Treasurer, State of Maine.

Use Exceptions

GROUP RESERVATION FEES - DAY USE

View the Group Picnic Site & Shelter page for a list of parks and fees, and photos.

GROUP EXEMPTION GUIDELINES - DAY USE

Organized groups shall pay the per person day-use fee at all facilities, except that there will be no charge for the following with prior approval.

  1. State of Maine organized group programs for residents of State and Federal institutions: Riverview & Dorothea Dix Psychiatric Centers, and Togus Veteran's Administration. Prior approval required - call the park directly.
  2. State of Maine school/education programs during the school year: September through June 30 only. Prior approval required - call the park directly.

BOATING & MISCELLANEOUS FEES

Boat Launching Fee - For park access, limited to parking and boat launching, the daily fee for launching trailered boats shall be the posted per person day-use fee or $10 per vehicle, whichever is less. The maximum fee for any trailered boat access shall be $10. - where available.
Songo Lock - $7.50 per boat, per passage. Boats requiring both gates open - special arrangements must be made.
Commercial Bus Tours - $75/bus/trip - where available (reservations required; call the park).
Campground Visitors - Will be admitted by paying the day use fee or using their season passes.
Dumping Station - $20 per unit (day-use customers), where permitted - where available.