Pinnacles National Park Special Event
Contact: Nichole Andler, (831) 389-4486
Paicines, CA 95043
(831) 389-4489 fax
Release: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Release Date: 2/05/2013
Contact: Nichole Andler, Interpretation Division
Phone:(831) 389-4486 at ext. 265
America's 59th National Park - Pinnacles National Park
On January 10, 2013, President Obama signed H.R. 3641, sponsored by Rep. Sam Farr and Sen. Barbara Boxer, redesignating Pinnacles National Monument in California as Pinnacles National Park. Join us to celebrate our nation's 59th National Park. Come and enjoy the park before the reception and ceremony, there will be a walking tour of the Ben Bacon Ranch at 1:30, fun, informational tents will have items to discover the significance of Pinnacles National Park and visit with park biologists looking for wildlife with spotting scopes at 2:00pm.There will be no park entrance fee for the day.
We look forward to your participation and ask that you RSVP by 5:00pm (PST) Thursday, February 7, 2013 to e-mail usor (831)389-4486 ext 228.
Did You Know?
Pinnacles, Muir Woods, and the Grand Canyon were all set aside as national monuments in the span of seven days in January 1908 by Teddy Roosevelt.