OC Parks Fees

New for 2016!

Renew or purchase OC Parks annual parking passes online now! 

Current passes due to expire Dec. 31, 2015 have been extended through Jan. 31, 2016. Passes are good for one year from date of issue.
Example: Pass purchased Jan. 25, 2016 will be good through Jan. 25, 2017.

 Renew or Purchase an Annual Parking Pass  

OC Parks Annual Parking Passes for Regional, Wilderness and Beach Parks are also available to purchase in person at most OC Parks facilities. Please contact the facility of your choice first to confirm availability and office hours.

Annual parking pass informationAnnual pass and reservations FAQ

Motorized Vehicle Entry and Parking Fees:

  • Monday - Friday $3 per vehicle entry.
  • Saturday and Sunday $5 per vehicle entry. ($3 per vehicle at a wilderness park or nature preserve seven days a week)

Motorized Vehicle Entry Fees for Regional Parks with Entrance Booths for holidays and special occasions are as follows:

  • Easter Sunday and Mother's Day: $7 for all parks, except Caspers
  • Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day: $7 for all parks, except Caspers and O'Neill
  • All other holidays: $3 or $5 depending on the day of the week
  • Persian New Year: $15, Mason Park only

County Beaches with Pay and Display Machines

  • Monday-Sunday $1/hour; No fee for vehicles with disabled license plates or placard

Note: Commercial Buses: $30 per bus.

See the links at the bottom of this page for a list of the 2013 revised fee schedule.

Note: Previous fee waivers and exemption status granted to nonprofit and handicapped groups are no longer in effect.