• 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

    Pinnacles

    National Park California

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  • 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%

Our Partners

By supporting our partners, you also help to support Pinnacles National Park.

Pinnacles Partnership
www.pinnaclespartnership.org
email Pinnacles Partnership
(831)389-4485 ext 239
5000 Hwy 146
Paicines, CA 95043

Friends of Pinnacles
www.pinnacles.org
email Friends of Pinnacles

Juan Bautista de Anza Historic Trail
www.nps.gov/juba

San Juan Bautista Chamber of Commerce
www.sjbchamber.com

Did You Know?

The Five Sisters rock formation, as seen from the Bear Gulch Reservoir

Pinnacles National Park began as a volcanic field that originated about 195 miles south of its present location. It has traveled northward along the San Andreas Fault, and currently moves at a rate of about 3 - 6 centimeters per year.