Age 62 or older? How to get your lifetime senior pass before the price goes way up.

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People age 62 or older can get a lifetime pass for entrance to all national parks, national forests and national monuments for only $10 through Aug. 27. After that, the price goes up to $80 for a lifetime pass or $20 for an annual pass. Get more information, find sites that issue passes (such as the REI flagship in Seattle) or apply online at store.usgs.gov/pass. Note that if purchased online or by mail, there is a $10 processing fee.