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New York State Empire Passport

New York State Empire Passport, The Empire Passport is an all-season pass to access New York State parks and beaches. This annual Empire Pass provides unlimited day use vehicle entry to most of New York's State parks and recreational facilities for just $65! For more New York State Empire Passport options look at the fees.

Enjoy the parks, beaches, the lakefronts in your state parks. You can go every day if you like year round. The Passport provides access to 178 state parks, 55 Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) forest preserve areas, as well as to boat launch sites, arboretums and park preserves.

Empire Passport Information

For more information see the New York State Empire passport. website.

Use Year Round Empire Pass as many times as you want!

Choose the Empire Passport best for you! Buy a one-year 2015 Empire Passport, accepted through March 31, 2016 for $65. For additional savings, consider the three year ($165) or the five year ($260) Empire Passport. If you're a loyal purchaser, brand new this year is the Lifetime Empire Passport for just $750. With no expiration date, buy it once, and enjoy access to parks forever! For all purchase and payment options visit the New York State Parks, Empire Passport Program .

To Apply:

Order your New York Empire Passport Online or Call (518) 474-0458 (TDD 518-486-1899) for telephone orders; Visit your nearest state park (call for hours) or state park regional office.

Complete and mail your New York State Empire Passport application (pdf) to:
Empire Passport
Empire State Plaza, Agency Building 1
Albany, NY 12238

Submitted applications are processed in order of receipt. *A discount of $3 per passport will automatically be applied to the purchase of 25 or more Empire Passports. Orders of 50 or more will be discounted by $6 per passport.

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