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    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 »

Pinnacles National Monument Centennial

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Date: August 7, 2007

Pinnacles National Monument Centennial 1908-2008


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January 16th, 2008 - Rededication Ceremony

March 28-30, 2008 – Pinnacles Centennial Celebration

Present And Former Pinnacles National Monument Employees…

March 29, 2008 – Pinnacles Centennial Alumni Reunion

Alumnus can e-mail us to participate in these festivities or to find out about other Pinnacles events.


Michael Rupp

831-389-4485 ex. 243

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Carl Brenner

831-389-4485 ex. 265

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General park information can be obtained by visiting www.nps.gov/pinn or by calling 831-389-4485 extension 0.




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.