Annual day-use Oregon State Parks parking permits are on sale for $25 (a $5 discount from the regular price of $30) through Dec. 31.
Parking costs $5 a day at 26 Oregon state parks, unless guests can produce their 12- or 24-month parking permit or a same-day camping receipt.
The state also offers a 24-month pass for $50. The permits are transferable from vehicle to vehicle.
The Oregon Coast Passport is also discounted $5 this month. The passport is a multi-agency product, valid at Oregon State Parks, U.S. Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management and National Park Service sites along the Oregon coast. Coastal passports are on sale for $30 (normal price is $35) throughout December.
The 12- and 24-month permits, coastal passports and parks gift certificates can be purchased by calling the Oregon State Parks information center at 1-800-551-6949. Callers can use debit or credit cards.
Walk-in customers can buy the permits at major parks offices, some state park friends’ group stores and selected local businesses throughout the state, listed under the “Visit” tab at OregonStateParks.org. The coastal passports are sold at some coastal state parks, federal agency offices and local vendors in several coastal communities.