Fee Free Days in Celebration of National Parks Week
On Saturday April 19 and Sunday April 20, All National Parks including Pinnacles will waive entrance fees. In addition, Western National Park Association Sales in visitor centers of the park will be discounted by 15%
Laws & Policies
New Federal Firearms Law
As of February 22, 2010, a new federal law allows people who can legally possess firearms under applicable federal, state, and local laws, to legally possess firearms in this park.
It is the responsibility of visitors to understand and comply with all applicable state, local, and federal firearms laws before entering this park. As a starting point, please visit our state’s website.
Federal law also prohibits firearms in certain buildings in this park; those places are marked with signs at all public entrances.
Our Superintendent's Compendium is a list of policies and regulations that are specific to Pinnacles National Park.
Check the compendium for regulations about rock climbing, cave closures, condor release site closures, pets, and more.
Did You Know?
Pinnacles National Park is home to 14 of the 24 bat species in California. Pinnacles provides excellent habitat for many other species as well.