Affect Bartlett, Roosevelt Lakes, Others
The Tonto National Forest sites no longer have self-pay
machines for purchasing passes.
Ranger stations sell passes, and so do a variety of vendors
all over the state.
The new pass program started Oct. 2, and on Oct. 15 there
were still many people at Bartlett who took a chance on parking
without a pass.
The rangers were only giving out warnings that day, but that
You can buy a pass at Bartlett Lake Marina, and at several
Circle Ks in Cave Creek and Carefree. Go to the Web site for
You can buy passes ahead of time, and they are good almost
indefinitely, because you scratch out the date and time when you
Go to http://www.fs.fed.us/r3/tonto/tp/where.shtml
to find a vendor near you.
You can also print an order form to order passes by mail, or
call them to order by phone with a credit or debit card.