Vets, military personnel get free admittance to state parks on Nov. 11

All veterans and active-duty military personnel, and everyone in their vehicle, will be admitted free to Indiana Department of Natural Resources state parks, reservoir properties and state forests on Veterans Day, Saturday, Nov. 11. Veterans and military personnel should present ID or evidence of military service where entrance gates are in operation.

For proof of military status, gate attendants will accept discharge papers (veteran’s DD Form 214), veteran license plates, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs disability award letter, veterans’ hunting and fishing license, documents showing veteran benefits with veteran’s name on document and any other certificate or verification letter or form.