Eating & Sleeping

The Pinnacles Campground is located on the east side of the park. To make reservations, visit For information about camping, call (831) 200-1722.

There is no lodging available within Pinnacles National Park. However, there are many places to stay in nearby communities. Visit our lodging page for a list of local chambers of commerce.

Restaurants, Grocery Stores, & Picnic Areas
There are no restaurants or grocery stores inside Pinnacles National Park, but nearby communities provide these services. The Pinnacles Campground Store on the east side offers a small selection of food for purchase.

Pinnacles has three picnic areas: the Pinnacles Visitor Center and Bear Gulch Picnic Area on the east side and Chaparral Picnic Area on the west side.

Remember: help us keep wildlife wild. Never feed wild animals. Store food in hard-sided containers or in your vehicle. Carefully clean up all trash and leftovers, even small crumbs.

Last updated: July 22, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

5000 Highway 146
Paicines, CA 95043


(831) 389-4486
Please call the number above for all park related inquiries. For camping questions contact the Pinnacles Campground at (831) 200-1722. For the park book store, please call (831) 389-4485.

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