National Parks Free Martin Luther King Jr Day

January 15, 2015 by  
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As the first in a series of  National Parks Fee-Free Days to come this year, more than 100 National Parks across the country that usually charge admission fees are free for all on January 19, 2015. This is in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

The Monday, January 19 free admission day includes these New Mexico National Parks that are waiving their usual fee:

Wherever you’re going for a day trip, check the links above for current conditions at the park in case they have any special weather or other info you need to know, and some may have free events for the holiday too.

–Tania


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National Parks Free Veterans Day Weekend

November 7, 2013 by  
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In honor of Veterans Day, all National Parks that usually charge admission fees are free for all visitors for three days over the Veterans Day weekend, from November 9-11, 2013.

The Veterans Day free admission to National Parks all weekend is in tribute to America’s current and previously serving armed forces. Although it’s in gratitude for their military service, the free entry applies to all visitors.

This is the last of the National Parks free entrance days for 2013, offering a great opportunity to to take a day trip, get outside, and make the most of these last fall days.  If you’re in the mood for a weekend road trip, the free admissions include Grand Canyon National Park, Bryce Canyon, and Yellowstone National Park, among more than 100 parks waiving their fees.

New Mexico National Parks that usually charge a fee but are free from Saturday November 9 to Monday November 11 are:

Wherever you’re going, check current conditions at the park at the above links. They might have alerts about access or any areas of the parks that are closed. Some may have special free events you can join in too!

–Tania

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National Parks Free Veterans Day Weekend

November 5, 2012 by  
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In honor of Veterans Day, all National Parks that usually charge admission fees are free for all visitors for three days over the Veterans Day weekend, from November 10-12, 2012.

The Veterans Day free admission to National Parks all weekend is in tribute to America’s current and previously serving armed forces, and although it’s in gratitude for their service, the free entry applies to all visitors.

This is the last of the National Parks free entrance days for 2012, offering a great opportunity to to take a day trip, get outside, and make the most of these lovely fall days.  If you’re in the mood for a weekend trip, the free admissions include Grand Canyon National Park, Bryce Canyon, and Yellowstone National Park, among more than 100 parks waiving their fees for three days.

New Mexico National Parks that usually charge a fee but are free from Friday November 10 to Sunday November 12 are:

Wherever you’re going, check current conditions at the park, and some may have special free events you can join in too.

–Tania

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National Parks Free Admission: September 29

September 24, 2012 by  
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More than 100 national parks that usually charge admission fees are free for all on National Parks Free Entrance Days.

Here’s a reminder that it’s a National Parks free admission day on Saturday September 29, 2012 to celebrate National Public Lands Day.  It’s a great excuse to take a day trip, get outside, and make the most of the last great days of summer.  

Parks that usually charge admission but are free on September 29 include the New Mexico National Parks on this list:

The next round of Free National Parks Entrance Days are on November 10-12 for Veterans Day weekend. So mark your calendar now. Or, of course, make sure you subscribe to ABQ on the Cheap by email or RSS feed – ‘cos you know I’ll remind you!

–Tania

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National Parks Free Admission: September 29

September 4, 2012 by  
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More than 100 national parks that usually charge admission fees are free for all on National Parks Free Entrance Days.

We’ve got a National Parks free admission day coming right up on Saturday September 29, 2012 to celebrate National Public Lands Day.  It’s a great excuse to take a day trip, get outside, and make the most of the last great days of summer.  So consider this a heads-up to plan ahead.

Parks that usually charge admission but are free on September 29 include the New Mexico National Parks on this list:

The next round of Free National Parks Entrance Days are on November 10-12 for Veterans Day weekend. So mark your calendar now. Or, of course, make sure you subscribe to ABQ on the Cheap by email or RSS feed – ‘cos you know I’ll remind you!

–Tania

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National Parks Free Admission: June 9

June 6, 2012 by  
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If you missed our earlier post on this, here’s a reminder that on National Get Oudoors Day, more than 100 national parks that usually charge admission fees are free for all.

Get Outdoors Day is on Saturday June 9, 2012, and it’s one of the National Parks free admission days when participating parks waive their regular admission fee and you can explore without paying a cent.

There are ten New Mexico National Parks with free admission on June 9:

It’s a great excuse to take a day trip, get outside, and make the most of summer – totally free!

–Tania

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National Get Outdoors Day & Free Parks Admission

May 21, 2012 by  
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The annual National Get Outdoors Day encourages us to back slowly away from the remote control and brave the Realm of No Air Conditioning, otherwise known as Outside.

Prepare yourself, because it’s coming up on Saturday June 9, 2012. Once we’re there (outside) we’ll find free outdoor fun because during Get Outdoors Day more than 100 national parks that usually charge admission fees are free for all. This is one of the occasional National Parks free admission days when participating parks waive the admission fee and you can explore without paying a cent.

There are ten New Mexico National Parks with free admission on June 9:

It’s a great excuse to take a day trip, get outside, and make the most of these beautiful summer days – fingers crossed that it is indeed beautiful on June 9. But whatever the weather, park admissions are free!

Albuquerque’s own Petroglyph National Monument is always free to enter (with a nominal parking fee at Boca Negra Canyon). Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument is always free too.

–Tania

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National Parks Free Admission: January 14-16

January 9, 2012 by  
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If you’re already tired of Monday and looking forward to Next Weekend (capital N, capital W) you might want to take a trip to enjoy National Parks Free Entrance Days.

Over 100 national parks that usually charge admission fees are free for all on January 14 – 16, 2012, in honor of the Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend.

That includes free admission to New Mexico National Parks on this list:

The next round of 2012 Free Entrance Days in Your National Parks runs from April 21-29 for National Park Week. So mark your calendar now. Or, of course, make sure you subscribe to ABQ on the Cheap – ‘cos you know I’ll remind you!

–Tania

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National Parks Free Veterans Day Weekend

November 5, 2011 by  
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In honor of Veterans Day, all National Parks that usually charge admission fees are free for all visitors for three days over the Veterans Day weekend, from November 11-13, 2011.

The Veterans Day free admission to National Parks all weekend is in tribute to America’s current and previously serving armed forces, and although it’s in gratitude for their service, the free entry applies to all visitors.

This is the last of the National Parks free entrance days for 2011, offering a great opportunity to to take a day trip, get outside, and make the most of these lovely fall days.  If you’re in the mood for a weekend trip, the free admissions include Grand Canyon National Park, Bryce Canyon, and Yellowstone National Park.

New Mexico National Parks that usually charge a fee but are free from Friday November 11 to Sunday November 13 are:

–Tania

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National Parks Free Admission: September 24

September 22, 2011 by  
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More than 100 national parks that usually charge admission fees are free for all on National Parks Free Entrance Days.

If you missed our previous post, here’s a reminder that it’s a National Parks free admission day on Saturday September 24, 2011 to celebrate Public Lands Day.  It’s a great excuse to take a day trip, get outside, and make the most of the last great days of summer.  

Parks that usually charge admission but are free on September 24 include the New Mexico National Parks on this list:

The next round of Free National Parks Entrance Days  is on November 11-13 for Veterans Day weekend. So mark your calendar now. Or, of course, make sure you subscribe to ABQ on the Cheap – ‘cos you know I’ll remind you!

–Tania

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