Pinnacles Directions

From the South:

To the East Entrance:

Take Hwy 101 North to the town of King City.

Exit at 1st Street.

Turn right toward King City.

Continue straight until 1st St turns into Bitterwater Rd (Monterey County G13).

Follow Bitterwater Rd until it intersects Hwy 25.

Turn left on Hwy 25 (North) and follow for ~15 miles.

Turn left onto Hwy 146 to enter the park.

Turn left into the Pinnacles Campground and check in at Pinnacles Visitor Center.

The Bear Gulch Area is 3.5 miles further into the park along Hwy. 146.

To the West Entrance:

Take Hwy 101 North to the town of Soledad.

Take Hwy 146 east.

Be aware that highway 146 turns into a one lane road, drive with caution.

Follow Hwy 146 for 14 miles into Pinnacles National Park.

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. Extensions are as follows Law Enforcement x 236 Interpretation and Education x 262 Administration x230

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