Pinnacles National Park

National Parks Located In Our Own Bay Area BackyardTake a look at five of the best attractions managed by the U.S. National Park Service near the South Bay.
Lead-Poisoned Condor Returns Home After 3 Week’s Recovery At Oakland Zoo Ventana, a lead-poisoned condor, that spent three weeks recovering at a new facility at Oakland's Zoo was released back into the wild as a healthy bird at her home in Pinnacles National Park.
National Park Spurs Soledad To Re-brand Itself 'Gateway To The Pinnacles'Soledad has hired a San Jose public relations firm to help re-brand the town as the "Gateway to the Pinnacles."
More Visitors Anticipated As Pinnacles Monument Attains National Park StatusA 26,000-acre mountainous expanse of land in the Salinas Valley, popular with Bay Area nature lovers, has been redesignated as the country's newest national park.