The Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation will begin offering its annual Day Use Parking Passes for 2020 for sale on Nov. 15.

Day-use pass decals will cost $50 until Dec. 31, and can be purchased at most regional state park offices and at the Public Information Centers in Anchorage and Fairbanks. After Jan. 1, the price will increase to $60.

The first 11 passes — numbered #00001 through #00011 — will be sold to the highest bidders in an online auction held via social media on Nov. 29. For more information on the auction, follow “Alaska State Parks” on Facebook or Instagram. 

The 2020 Boat Launch pass will also go on sale Nov. 15, priced at $100 each until Jan. 1, and at $150 thereafter. Disabled veterans with appropriate documents can obtain a 2020 Disabled Veteran Camping Pass, which is valid for two years, at no charge.

To order online, go to For information on ordering a bulk amount — 25 or more — contact Wendy Sailors at 907-269-8738 or email For all other inquiries, call the Public Information Center in Anchorage at 907-269-8400.