State park day-use passes will be on sale for a $20 holiday rate beginning Sunday. The passes will be good through Dec. 31, 2003.
The passes allow holders to park their vehicles at 26 day-use fees parks throughout Oregon. Visitors without passes must pay a daily $3 per vehicle fee. People can also purchase 24-month passes for $40.
Passes can be purchased by calling the State Parks Information Center with a Visa or MasterCard (800) 551-6949. Major Oregon Parks and Recreation Department offices, all Oregon G.I. Joe's locations, several state park support stores and 30 state businesses will sell the passes. For a complete list of vendors, go to www.oregonstateparks.org/dayuse_permit_vendors.php