• Big-berry manzanita and the skyline of the high peaks greet visitors who explore the steep and narrow portion of the High Peaks trail. NPS Photo|Sierra Willoughby


    National Park California

Contact Us

Pinnacles Visitor Center (East Side of Park)

(831) 389-4485

Chaparral Visitor Contact Station (West Side of Park)



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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 close-up view of rhyolite breccia

Rhyolitic breccia is the rock that the High Peaks and other rock formations at Pinnacles are made of. Rhyolite breccia is composed of lava sand, ash, and angular chunks of rock that were explosively ejected from the Pinnacles Volcano.