Pinnacles Modifies Fire Restrictions - Trails and Road to Bear Gulch Re-open

(posted: October 10, 2020)

Most trails and climbing routes in Pinnacles National Park and the Pinnacles Parkway to Bear Gulch will re-open today

West Side Entrance Reopening

(posted: September 25, 2020)

The west entrance of Pinnacles National Park will reopen beginning Friday, September 25, 2020.

Temporary Closures Due To Fire Danger!

(posted: September 11, 2020)

Due to the inundation of the national wildfire response system, the lack of trained wildland firefighting staff within the park, and severe fire danger, Pinnacles National Park is implementing a temporary closure of the west unit of the park and all trail

Closures In Effect


Some formations in the Park are currently closed for raptor mating season.

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Final Raptor Monitoring Update for 2020

(posted: July 26, 2020)

The breeding raptor season is finally wrapping up at Pinnacles National Park and I wanted to provide a final update on the 2020 breeding season.

Weather Report

Last Read: Oct 26th, 2020

Pinnacles Weather Station

Last Reported: 10/26/2020 12:37 AM

Temp: 47.00

Wind: 0.0  Gusts: 2.68

Hollister Weather

Last Reported: 10/26/2020 12:13 AM

Temp: 51.00

Wind: 2.233  Gusts: 3.575

Park Hours

The Park is open 7 days a week.

East Side: Open 24 Hours

West Side: 7:30 AM to 8:00 PM

For additional information visit the Park's web site.

Hours last updated on: 01/29/2017.

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