Entrance Gate Hours:
East Side: 24 hour access to trails. No overnight parking outside of campground area.
West Side: Entry gate is open from 7:30am to 8:00pm. Day-use only.
East Pinnacles Book Store
Open Thursday-Monday 9am-4pm
Run by the Western National Parks Association, this store sells all of the must-have Pinnacles souvenirs.
Phone: (831) 389-4485
Bear Gulch Nature Center
Open 10AM to 4PM
Closed Thurs / Fri
(831) 389-4486 x4235
Shuttle Schedule (east side only)
Saturdays and Sundays, from 8:00 AM to 6:30 PM, with the last pick up from Bear Gulch and Old Pinnacles parking lots at 6:00 PM.
Pinnacles Campground (east side only)
For all camping related inquires, please contact the campground at (831) 200-1722.
Hours of Operation - Pacific Time
9:30 am - 5:30 pm daily
Pinnacles Campground, operated by Pinnacles Recreation Co., an authorized concessionaire of the National Park Service, is located on the East-side of the Pinnacles. They offer tent, RV, and group campsites. Reservations can be made online at www.recreation.gov. For more information, contact the Campground at (831) 200-1722.
West Pinnacles Visitor Contact Station
Open Saturday/Sunday 10AM to 3PM
(831) 389-4427 x4487
Camping is prohibited in West Pinnacles.
The West entrance of Pinnacles National Park is open daily from 7:30 am to 8:00 pm, Pacific Time.