Mark Twain National Forest will offer fee free days for National Public Lands Day Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011.


Mark Twain National Forest will offer fee free days for National Public Lands Day Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011.

Volunteers helping on National Public Lands Day events will also qualify for a fee free pass for one visit during next year.

National Public Lands Day is the nation’s largest hands-on volunteer effort to improve and enhance public lands Americans enjoy.

Mark Twain National Forest, and many other federal land management agencies, will offer a fee-free day Saturday, Sept. 24.

No fees will also be charged for day use on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 24-25, and no fees will be charged for camping in non-reserved sites on Friday and Saturday night, Sept. 23-24.

For more information about National Public Lands Day, go to: www.publiclandsday.org.