Entrance Gate Hours:
East Side: 24 hour access to trails. No overnight parking outside of campground area.
West Side: Entry gate is open from 7:30 am to 8:00 pm. Day-use only.
East Pinnacles Book Store
Open Every Day from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm (closed from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm for lunch)
Run by the Western National Parks Association, this store sells all of the must-have Pinnacles souvenirs.
Bear Gulch Nature Center
Closed until further notice
(831) 389-4486 x4235
Shuttle Schedule (east side only)
Runs Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm on the east side of the park. Service ends after Memorial Day.
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 Sunday-Monday from 9am to 3:30pm
(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.