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NIC Inc. and Glacier National Park Partner to Offer Electronic Entrance Passes


YourPassNow offers visitors new digital access to America's public

Glacier National Park has partnered with digital government services
provider NIC
(NASDAQ:EGOV) to offer electronic entrance passes to visitors
through YourPassNow, a digital marketplace that makes it easy and
convenient for visitors to purchase passes and permits to public lands

"We are pleased to offer this new convenience to our visitors," stated
Glacier National Park Superintendent Jeff Mow. "This technology will
allow people to save some time at the entrance station by purchasing a
pass in advance."

YourPassNow provides an alternative to the traditional paper-based,
in-person purchase method while simultaneously providing public lands
with a tool to help manage the visitor experience. Using a personal
device, visitors can purchase passes and permits from
Once purchased, passes and permits can be downloaded or stored to an
electronic wallet for immediate and future use. They are also emailed
for those that want to print their pass or permit.

"NIC is pleased to partner with the Glacier National Park to offer
visitors an easy and convenient way to purchase their entrance passes in
advance," said Sandi Miller, NIC Federal General Manager. "By offering a
digital park pass, YourPassNow is helping the ‘Crown of the Continent'
enhance the experience of its visitors."

Established in 1910, Glacier National Park is located in Montana on the
Canadian–U.S. border. Often referred to as core of the "Crown of the
Continent Ecosystem," Glacier encompasses more than 1 million acres, and
welcomes approximately three million people each year.

Glacier joins the following public lands currently providing electronic
passes and permits through YourPassNow: Acadia, Everglades, Grand
Canyon, Theodore Roosevelt, Sequoia and Kings Canyon, Yellowstone, and
Yosemite National Parks; Castillo de San Marcos and Colorado National
Monuments; Whiskeytown National Recreation Area; Columbia River Gorge
National Scenic Area; Wayne National Forest; the Bureau of Land
Management's Lake Havasu Field Office; and the State of Arkansas'
historic Eureka Springs.

About YourPassNow

Developed in cooperation with the National Park Service, YourPassNow
makes it easy and convenient for visitors to purchase entrance passes
and land access permits to public lands online. YourPassNow streamlines
a paper-based purchase process that was previously only available at
physical park locations or approved resellers. YourPassNow provides
visitors a new level of recreation access to America's public lands. For
more information, please visit

About NIC Inc.

NIC Inc. (NASDAQ:EGOV) is the nation's premier provider of innovative
digital government solutions and secure payment processing, which help
make government interactions more accessible for everyone through
technology. The family of NIC companies has developed a library of more
than 13,000 digital government services for more than 6,000 federal,
state, and local government agencies. Among these solutions is the
ground-breaking personal assistant for government, Gov2Go, delivering
citizens personalized reminders and a single platform for all government
interactions. More information is available at

About the National Park Service

More than 20,000 National Park Service employees care for America's 417
national parks and work with communities across the nation to help
preserve local history and create close-to-home recreational
opportunities. Visit us at

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