Pinnacles Fingerprints

Pinnacles Fingerprints

On May 23-24, 2009, Pinnacles National Monument will host the Memorial Day Weekend event, Pinnacles Fingerprints. This event will trace the legacy of people at Pinnacles and examine their unique connections to the land. From early settlers and homesteaders to local Native Americans, this event will feature ranger talks and walks, exhibits, storytelling, information tables, and living history demonstrations.

Living History Demonstrations include: Ice Cream Making, Butter Making, Dutch Oven cooking, Spinning, Quilting, Caning, and more.

 

Schedule of Events

East Side of Pinnacles
Day Topic Where Time
Saturday Hike to Homestead Sites Campground 10:00 am
Saturday Historic Photos Campground 10:00 - 4:00
Saturday Butter and Ice Cream Making Campground 10:00 - 4:00
Saturday Plants of Pinnacles Hike Campground 2:00 pm
Saturday Homesteading at Pinnacles Amphitheater 8:00 pm
Sunday Historic Photos Campground 10:00 - 4:00
Sunday Butter and Ice Cream Making Campground 10:00 - 4:00
Sunday Chair Caning (Weaving) Campground 10:00 - 4:00
Sunday Spinning (Textile Art) Campground 10:00 - 4:00
Sunday Native American Activities Campground 10:00 - 4:00
Sunday Pedro: Card Game Pinnacles Visitor Center 6:00 pm
West Side of Pinnacles
Day Topic Where Time
Sunday Mining Hike Chaparral Ranger Station 10:00 am
Sunday Plants of Pinnacles Hike Chaparral Ranger Station 11:00 am


Last updated: February 28, 2015

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Mailing Address:

5000 Highway 146
Paicines, CA 95043

Phone:

(831) 389-4486
To contact the Pinnacles Campground, please call (831) 389-4538.

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