Entrance Fees & Passes

Daily Entrance Fees

Resident Status
Weekday Rates
Weekend / Holiday Rates
Porter County license plates $4
Non-Porter County license plates $6

Season Passes

Season passes are available Memorial Day through Labor Day. Season vehicle stickers must be adhered directly to your vehicle windshield and are not interchangeable.
Pass Type
First Vehicle
Each Additional Vehicle
Replacement passes $5
Senior/Veterans* passes $12
Standard passes $47
Valparaiso city resident passes $35


*Veterans passes are available to those who can show military ID or proof of service. Senior citizens must be Porter County residents and age 60 or older to receive the discount. Resident fees are offered to those residing within or owning property within Valparaiso’s city limits.

For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 219.462.5144.