Fees & Passes

Free
No entrance pass required

An entrance pass is not required to access Great Basin National Park.

Other National Park Service sites may require an entrance pass or fee. Depending on your trip plans, an interagency pass may save you money.

2024 Free Entrance Days in the National Parks

Come experience the national parks! All National Park Service sites that charge an entrance fee will offer free admission to everyone (other fees may apply). Mark your calendar for these entrance fee-free dates:

 
 

Entrance Fee

Great Basin National Park has no entrance fee.
However, we do sell America the Beautiful National Parks & Federal Recreational Lands Passes. The following America the Beautiful passes are available at the Lehman Caves Visitor Center:

  • Intragency Annual Pass (Available to anyone) $80
  • Interagency Military Pass (Annual, for active duty military) Free with proper ID
  • Interagency Goldstar & Veteran Pass (Lifetime) Free with proper ID
  • Interagency Access Pass (Americans and Permanent Residents with permanent disabilities) Free with valid ID
  • Interagency Annual and Lifetime Senior Pass (Americans and Permanent Residents 62 years of age or older) $20 annual, $80 lifetime
  • Interagency Every Kid Outdoors Pass (4th Graders) Free with voucher
 

Lehman Caves Tours

 

Tours & Fees

There is a per-person fee charged for all visitors on cave tours, with the exception of children under five years of age.

Annual Passes do not cover cave tour fees. Senior and Access card holders are eligible for discounts, but these discounts apply to the card holder only and not the entire group.

Reservations are strongly recommended to ensure a tour. Spaces are limited and all tours sell out during peak season. Go to www.recreation.gov for reservations

Click on individual tours below for fee information.

 

 
Lower Lehman Creek Campground sign
Lower Lehman Creek Campground is a good choice for visitors with RVs and trailers.

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Camping

For campground pricing, regulations, and other information head on over to our camping page.

Many campsites in the park require reservations during the peak season (roughly from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend). Only the Baker Creek Campground is available for first-come, first-serve camping during that time.

Group Camping is available during the summer months at Grey Cliffs Campground sites A5, C1 and C2. Group Site A5 is available as self-registration to walk-up campers. Group sites C1 and C2 are avaiable by reservation. All group sites are limited to 16 campers and are $30 per night. RVs and trailers are not allowed at Grey Cliffs Campgound due to narrow, one-way dirt roads.

All campgrounds fill up during the summer months. Reservations are stronly recommended. Reservations can be made at recreation.gov or by calling (877) 444-6777.
Credit cards are encouraged at campground self-registration stations.

 

RV Sanitary Station

$10.00 fee

There are no discounts for Senior or Access Pass holders.

The dump station is usually open late May to October (weather depending) and closed in the winter. The dump station, potable water, and trash receptacles are located 1/2 mile inside the park on the entrance road (NV Hwy 488).

Last updated: April 27, 2024

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

100 Great Basin National Park
Baker, NV 89311

Phone:

775-234-7331
Available 8:00 am - 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Day

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