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We are a not for profit* organization dedicated to working directly with the National Park Service to preserve rock climbing and the environment at Pinnacles National Monument.

Park Weather: May 31st 12:30am
Current Conditions: (May 30, 11:37 pm)
(Pinnacles Weather Station)

Temp: 62.0
Wind: 4.0 mph  Gusts: 7.0 mph

Current Conditions: (May 31, 0:13 am)
(Hollister Weather)

Temp: 48.0
Wind: 0.0 mph  Gusts: 0.0 mph

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Centennial BioBlitz at Pinnacles National Monument
Pinnacles National Park will be hosting a '''Centennial BioBlitz''' - a treasure hunt to discover living organisms May 21, 2016.

The Future of Fixed Anchors
FOP President, Bruce Hildenbrand at the Future of Fixed Anchors II conference in Las Vegas

April 2016 Raptor / Climbing Closures Update

Raptor Monitor Report for February 2016

Rebolting on South Yak
On December 3rd Clint and Bruce finished a day of rebolting on South Yak

FOP Finishes Major Rebolting Project

FOP Awarded Rebolting Grant From Access Fund

Every Kid in a Park
Effective September 1st, all 4th graders are eligible for a free annual pass that is valid until August 31st, 2016.

NPS is Proposing Two New West Side Trails
The National Park Service (NPS) is proposing to construct two new trails within Pinnacles National Park. Both trails would be built on the west side of the park and would begin at the West Side Visitor Contact Station (VCS).

Entrance Fee Increases Beginning Dec 1st
Starting on December 1st, Pinnacles National Park will increase entrance fees for visitors in order to fund important maintenance and improvement projects within the park.

Frequently Asked Questions
Got a question? Try our new FAQ section.

*Friends Of Pinnacles in NOT an official, 501c3, "non-profit." Any donations are NOT tax-deductible.

Web Site Area Description

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Closures Are IN EFFECT!
(Closures end in 32 day(s))
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Visit our Routes Information area.
Now you can select and sort New Routes, Rebolting Info, Corrections and Warnings in a snap.

Latest New Routes!
We;ve updated our route information to reflect the latest 2011 information.

Summit Register Preservation
We're saving deteriorated summit entries and putting them on-line.

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Park Hours
Daylight Savings hours
are in effect:
East Side: 24 hrs
West Side Entrance:
7:30 am - 8:00 pm

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