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Take a journey through California’s history by visiting Pinnacles National Park!   
- FUN FACTS –
*The park takes its name from the unique pinnacle rock formations found throughout Pinnacles National Park. 
*The dramatic natural scenery at Pinnacles results from millions of years of erosion, plate tectonics and volcanic eruptions.
*Archaeological evidence shows that Native Americans lived around Pinnacles for thousands of years, using the land’s resources. 
What is the best time to visit the Park?
Winter:  Winters here tends to be cool and wet thanks to California’s Mediterranean climate.
Spring: One of the most popular seasons at Pinnacles National Park as it’s blooming time for many of the park’s gorgeous wildflowers. 
Summer: Temperatures continue to rise in Pinnacles National Park once summer rolls around. On average, temperatures in Pinnacles have highs in the 90s.
Autumn: The fall season offers visitors a reprieve from the hotter summer months and is great for hiking the many trails.
Where to Stay?
Pinnacles Campground - When it comes to RV camping in Pinnacles National Park, the Pinnacles Campground is an amazing place to stay. This campground offers tent and group camping along with spacious RV sites.   
Yanks RV Resort- One of the best Pinnacles National Park RV campgrounds. Located in the Monterey Area, this park offers some of the largest pull-through RV sites around! At the resort, guests can take advantage of the park’s heated swimming pool and spa.
Carmel By The River- This family-owned RV park is nestled in the Carmel Valley, where guests can relax in the lush scenery.
What to do here?
*Explore the two main cave systems—Bear Gulch Caves, near park headquarters, and Balconies Caves in the West District—at Pinnacles National Park!
*Take a hike on one of the 30 hiking trails available at Pinnacles National Park. Trails range from easy nature walks to challenging expeditions. 
To see where you could include Pinnacles Park as part of a longer trip, please see our fantastic Tourbook with 33 suggested itineraries here. For more information and how to book, contact your tour operator.                                                                                                   

 

Posted by: Cruise America & Canada RV Rentals Inc
Posted on: 17/11/2020

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