The Delaware State Parks passes and surf permits will go on sale online beginning Nov. 25 and at authorized stores and park offices beginning Nov. 28.

The Delaware State Parks passes and surf permits will go on sale online beginning Nov. 25 and at authorized stores and park offices beginning Nov. 28.

The placement of the annual pass also has changed this year. It adheres to the outside of a vehicle’s windshield, rather than the inside.

The new annual passes are $35 for residents and $18 for residents age 62 and older. These, along with surf tags and military passes will be available at destateparks.com/fees/passes.

The public can purchase them from state park offices, DNREC’s Dover licensing desk in the Richardson & Robbins Building, 89 Kings Highway; or from authorized agents including: Eastern Marine, 931 S. Chapel St., Newark; Carlisle Marine, 49 Artisan Drive, Smyrna; Sam’s Fishing and Tackle, 14260 Teatown Road, Greenwood; That Place, located on Route 24 in Millsboro; Dover Air Force Base; and the Rehoboth Beach/ Dewey Beach Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center, 501 Rehoboth Ave.

Delaware State Parks annual park passes and surf permits provide a full year of outdoors in one of Delaware’s 14 state parks, whether it’s to hike or bike one of the many trails, walk the beaches, participate in a nature program or attend a concert.

Delaware’s state parks are primarily self-funded; 65 percent of state park revenue used to operate and maintain the parks is generated by park users.