Current Conditions



  • Alert 1 , Severity ,information ,, Important Shutdown Information During the government shutdown, Pinnacles Campground will remain open. Restrooms located in the campground, portable toilets at Peaks View and Old Pinnacles, and pit toilets at Scout Peak and North Chalone Peak will be open. All others will be closed.


Weather Forecast

Check the current weather forecast for Pinnacles National Park from the National Weather Service

Fire Danger

Smoking is prohibited on all park trails, but campfires and charcoal grills may be used with caution. Please ensure that all fires are properly extinguished.

Talus Cave Closure Status

Both the Bear Gulch and Balconies Caves are subject to closures due to Townsends big eared bat activity or dangerous conditions such as high water during and after storms. Check here for the current Talus Cave Status.

Last updated: January 9, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

5000 Highway 146
Paicines, CA 95043


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

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