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Nov 12, 2012 at 2:54 PM
Visitors to Washington state parks who don't want to shell out $30 for an annual parking pass can earn one by volunteering 24 hours to clean beaches, build trails or plant trees.
Oct 23, 2012 at 11:36 AM
An expected surge in Discover Pass sales this summer came up short, so the state Parks and Recreation Commission may decide Thursday to ask state lawmakers for more money from the general fund.
Mar 31, 2012 at 6:30 PM
People have long complained that the Discovery Pass is too expensive to buy passes for more than one car.
Mar 8, 2012 at 8:28 AM
The Washington state Legislature has passed a bill allowing one Discover Pass to be shared among two vehicles.
Feb 28, 2012 at 2:59 PM
The Washington state House has passed a bill to allow two cars to share one Discover Pass, a $30, year-long parking pass for state parks.
Jan 27, 2012 at 11:05 AM
The Senate has approved a measure that would let people who buy a new Washington state park parking pass to use it on two cars.
Dec 7, 2011 at 4:50 PM
The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission Tuesday approved a budget reduction approach to close a revenue gap of approximately $11 million in the current biennium, while keeping state parks open.
Oct 13, 2011 at 10:18 AM
KIMA has received a lot of calls and emails from you complaining about the state's Discover Pass for state parks. Action News looked into how much the state made off those passes this year, where the money is going and whether the state will charge even more next year.
Aug 3, 2011 at 10:32 AM
Thanks to the recreating public who has purchased a Discover Pass, DNR can begin to reopen recreation access to DNR-managed lands across the state, including Snow Cabin Campground.
Jul 1, 2011 at 1:43 PM
If you’re heading to DNR-managed lands in Kittitas or Yakima counties this Fourth of July weekend, please be aware of a new road closure in the Naneum Ridge State Forest due to flood damage.