Ocean County Government
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Social & Cultural and Recreation
Title Parks, National
Address Gateway National Recreation Area
Town Sandy Hook
Phone (732) 872-5970
Website www.nps.gov/index.htm
Info America the Beautiful (Cost $80.00): This is a lifetime pass for U.S. citizens or permanent residents age 62 or over. The pass provides access to, and use of, Federal recreation sites that charge an Entrance or Standard Amenity. The pass admits the pass holder and passengers in a non-commercial vehicle at per vehicle fee areas and pass holder + 3 adults, not to exceed 4 adults, at per person fee areas (children under 16 are admitted free). The pass can be obtained in person at any federal recreation sit, including National Parks. Passes can also be purchased online or through the mail for an additional $10 processing fee. The Senior Pass provides a 50 percent discount on some Expanded Amentity Fees charged for facilities and services such as camping, swimming, boat launch, and specialized interpretive services. In some cases where Expanded Amenity Fees are charged, only the pass holder will be given the 50 percent price reduction. Ths pass is non-transferable and generally does NOT cover or reduce special recreation permit fees or fees charged by concessionaires.

Information on National Parks (732) 872-5970