Senior Citizen Limited Income Pass
Free day-use parking, watercraft launch and trailer dump state parks.
50% discount on nightly camping or moorage fees and 50% off of the Senior Off-Season Pass.
This pass is free to apply for and must be renewed every 5 years.
This pass does not take the place of a Discover Pass when visiting lands managed by Washington state Department of Fish and Wildlife or Department of Natural Resources.
How to apply
Download the Senior Citizen Limited Income Pass application (PDF).
Get an application at many state parks.
Have an application emailed or mailed to you by calling (360) 902-8844, or the Washington Telecommunication Relay Service at (800) 833-6388.
Proof of Washington state residency and age
Must be a current Washington state resident for at least 3 consecutive months. Submit 1 of the following:
Valid Washington state driver license or ID card.
Other proofs of residency and age may be accepted.
Proof of income
Household gross annual income of $40,000 or less, in accordance with state law. Submit 1 of the following:
Federal income tax transcript from the previous calendar year.
Senior citizen property tax exemption, from your county of residence.
Social Security Administration form SSA-1099.
Do not submit original documents.
Submit your application
Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission
P.O. Box 42650
Olympia, WA 98504
General discount pass rules and expectations
If you are using a discount pass there are some basic rules you'll need to follow.
Pass holder expectations
Do not alter or make copies of your pass. Never share your pass or pass number with others. Pass holders will be charged $15 for replacements.
The pass holder must cancel reservations if unable to use them.
The pass holder must be camping and present at the site to receive a discount. The pass is only valid for the person it is issued to. The pass must be valid and physically with you during your visit. Be prepared to provide photo ID.
All camping discounts and associated benefits are limited to the site the pass holder is camping in. Discounts and fee reductions are limited to 1 campsite or moorage site per night.
Do not make duplicate or multiple reservations for the same night. Including double sites.
While it is important that you follow all park rules, these rules are most important for pass holders:
- Camping is limited to 10 consecutive nights at any single park from April 1 through Sept. 30, and 20 consecutive nights the rest of the year.
- Moorage is limited to three consecutive nights at any single park.
- Pass holders are expected to treat park staff with respect, always follow park rules and staff guidance.
Violations of these rules, or any other park rules, may result in pass benefit suspension or revocation. Must surrender pass upon request.