​Purchase the pass - Discounted Parks Passes


Low Income Passes (must be a Sacramento County resident):

  • Now - Dec. 31, 2022, Low Income Parking Passes are free of charge to qualifying residents thanks to a partnership with Danny Wimmer Presents, the company that puts on the Annual Aftershock Music Festival at Discovery Park. Check out this news release to learn more
  • Vehicle Pass - $12 (No charge through Dec. 31, 2022) 
    Allows one vehicle less than 22 feet in length to enter any Sacramento County Regional Park
  • Boat trailer/Oversized vehicle/Other trailer parks pass - $50 ​(No charge through Dec. 31, 2022) 
    Allows one vehicle with or without a boat trailer, horse trailer or small watercraft to enter any Sacramento County Regional Park
  • Download Low Income ​Park​s Pass Application​​
  • View low income agency contact sheet

Where to Purchase:​

Sacramento County Regional Parks Office (Administration)

10361 Rockingham Dr. Suite 100

Sacramento CA 95827​​​

Non-Senior qualifications (must reside in Sacramento County) :

  • If receiving aid from Sacramento County Human Assistance, you must show:
    • The Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card
    • Picture identification must match the card bearer's name
    • Applicant must show their Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card, picture identification and a NOA (Notice of Approval) Cal Fresh form (CF 377.1). Applicant must be named on the card and on the NOA, and the NOA must indicate that the applicant was approved and dated within the last 12 months.
  • If receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI) for the aged, blind or disabled, you must show:
    • Picture identification. Must be 16 or over
    • Approved Benefits Verification Form from the SSI benefits office. To get a copy of this form, please contact the Social Security Administration at 800-772-1213 or 916-381-9410, or visit the office at 8581 Folsom Boulevard, Sacramento CA 95826. Download the Social Security Express Service Income Verification Form.
  • If receiving aid under the CalWORKS program under the provisions of W&I 11200 and covered under Medi-Cal Aid Codes 3A, 3C, 3E, 3G, 3H, 3L, 3M, 3N, 3P, 3R, 3U, 3W, 30, 32, 33, 34, 35, 37, 40 OR 42, you must show:
    • Applicant must have their case worker at the County Human Assistance office provide the case number (including the two-digit Aid Code)
    • County Human Assistance Department date stamp and case worker signature
    • Picture identification  
  • Provide documentation of participation in any one of the following programs:
    • SMUD Energy Assi​stance Program
    • Sacramento County Lifeline Discount Program for Sacramento Area Sewer District, Sacramento County Water Agency, or Sacramento County Department of Waste Management and Recycling
    • California Alternate Rates for Energy or Family Electric Rate Assistance Programs
  • Possess a current reduced fee fishing license from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife.

Senior Qualifications (must reside within Sacramento County):

  • 65 years of age or older and receiving medical benefits from Medi-Cal. Must show 
    • Medi-Cal cards
    • Proof of age and picture identification. ​

Medicare does not qualify for a low income pass since it is based on age and not upon income. ​