Texas Parks & Wildlife- 60%DV Parklands Pass


Discover the wonder of 95 Texas state parks for free.To receive your free Parklands Pass, go to any state park's front office with the following:

  • VALID ID (Passport, Texas Driver's license)

  • Proof of 60% or greater Disabled Veteran Status.

See TPWD's Policy below:

"The Veterans passport allows free entry to Texas state parks for U.S. veterans with a 60 percent or more service-connected disability or loss of lower extremity.

Present valid identification (such as a driver’s license) and one of the following to get your passport:

  • Disabled Veterans of Texas license plate receipt
  • Veteran's award letter (which establishes the degree of disability)
  • Tax exemption letter for Texas veterans."


Career Phase:
  • No Requirement
Discharges Allowed:
  • Honorable
Military Branch:
  • No Requirement
Programs for Family Members:
Service Counties:
  • Virtual - Online Only
Services Category:
  • Free - Therapeutic Retreat/Trip
VA Disability Rating Requirement:
  • 100% Disabled Vet
  • 90% Disabled Vet
  • 80% Disabled Vet
  • 70% Disabled Vet
  • 60% Disabled Vet
Vet Plus:
  • No Requirement