- Temporary Closures Due To Fire Danger!
(posted: Sep 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
FOP Board Member Assists in Rescue Operation
posted: December 08, 2011
For those of you who have not heard, Brad Young (Friends of Pinnacles Board member) contributed significantly to the rescue described in our News article: Man Rescued After Being Pinned Under Boulder.
For complete details see this article from The Californian.
For more up-to-date information on Lars condition see this thread on the Mud 'N Crud forum.
Our best wishes to Lars for a speedy recovery and kudos to all of those involved in the rescue effort (NPS, Calfire, Soledad Fire, California Highway Patrol, AMR Ambulance and Calstar), with a special nod to Brad and Josh for their quick action.