4th Graders Get Free Federal Land Access

NKQualtieri

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Just wanted to let everyone know about this cool program if you have any fourth grade kiddos this year. Every fourth grader can complete an online activity and receive a free access pass to all federal lands: https://everykidinapark.gov/

One of my best friend's daughters is in the fourth grade this year so we're planning some epic trips. I buy a park pass every year but she's excited to "get us into the parks" herself :)
 

1_pointer

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Just think of all the folks that will take advantage of this program. It'll be "rent a 4th grader" near most all federal land. It'll be adults using the passes from all the kids in town!

PS- That tongue in cheek parody of the discussion revolving lower hunting ages in some states.

PPS- I think it's a cool program.
 

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Thanks for the heads up NKQualtieri. My wife is a teacher and didn't know about this - go figure. LOL
 

smarandr

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Just think of all the folks that will take advantage of this program. It'll be "rent a 4th grader" near most all federal land. It'll be adults using the passes from all the kids in town!

PS- That tongue in cheek parody of the discussion revolving lower hunting ages in some states.

PPS- I think it's a cool program.

When I was a kid it was a 6th grade program. I don't think it's appropriate for 4th graders to be getting this kind of benefit.
 

Zach

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Ironic you have to get a "free" pass to the land "we" own.

Pleasantly surprised that they included homeschoolers. I pass this to my wife so she can share with the other parents of home school children.
 

bobbydean

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Way too old for this to matter to me.

It is great for the kids.

Thanks for the info.
 
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Ben Lamb

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I think that if you want to get in to national parks, you need to take a safety course, regardless of age.
 
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