• High Peaks and Big Berry Manzanita. NPS Photo|Sierra Willoughby


    National Park California

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  • No Fires - Fire Danger EXTREME - No Fuego

    No Fires in the campground, no smoking on the trails. Observe these rules to protect park resources. No se permite fumar en los senderos, tampoco se permite las fogatas en el campamento. Proteja los recursos del parque y respete las advertencias. More »

  • Fee Increase at Pinnacles National Park

    On August 1, 2014 the 7 day entrance pass for Pinnacles National Park will increase to $10 for passenger vehicles and motorcycles; bicycle and pedestrian entry will increase to $5.00. The Pinnacles Annual Pass will increase on August 1 to $20.00. More »

Contact Us

Pinnacles Visitor Center (East Side of Park)

(831) 389-4485

Chaparral Visitor Contact Station (West Side of Park)



click here to send us an email.
You can expect a response in about 1 week.

Campground Reservations

www.recreation.gov or
(877) 444-6777

Campground Information


Park Headquarters

5000 Hwy 146
Paicines, CA 95043

Note: the above address is unreliable for GPS navigation devices

Did You Know?

A bat in caves at Pinnacles NM

Pinnacles National Park is home to 14 of the 24 bat species in California. Pinnacles provides excellent habitat for many other species as well.