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Day use agents questions & answers

How many state park day-use areas charge a parking fee?

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26 parks charge a day-use parking fee. You will find a list of these parks online and on page 2 of the Agent Sales Manual.

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What is the penalty for parking without a permit?

A visitor who parks in a state park day-use fee area without a 12- or 24-month permit, daily permit, or current state park camping receipt can be fined $77.

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Is the state park day-use parking permit good at Sno-Parks?

No. Only Sno-Park permits are accepted in designated Oregon Sno-Parks. Sno-Park permits can be obtained from DMV offices and at agents in resorts, sporting goods stores, other retail outlets, and at many U.S. Forest Service ranger district offices.

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Is the state park parking permit good in national forests?

Usually not, but there may be exceptions from time to time. Pacific northwest national forest trailheads and federal parks require special passes issued by the U.S. Forest Service or the National Park Service.

For information, please consult your local telephone directory or phone the Oregon State Park Information Center at (800) 551-6949 for a Forest Service or National Park office nearest you. You may also go to the following links:

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How do adoptive/foster parents get a Special Acces Pass?

Visit the Special Access Pass for Foster, Guardian & Adoptive Foster Parents of Oregon Foster Children web page for more information

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