Find out about historic and scenic sites as well as programs, fees and directions to California's national parks, monuments and recreation areas:
Alcatraz Island, Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Ft. Mason, B201, San Francisco; (415) 561-4900 or (415) 981-7625 (tickets), http://www.nps.gov/alca
Cabrillo National Monument, 1800 Cabrillo Memorial Drive, San Diego; (619) 557-5450, http://www.nps.gov/cabr
California National Historic Trail, 324 S. State St., Suite 200, Box 30, Salt Lake City; (801) 741-1012, http://www.nps.gov/cali
César E. Chávez National Monument, 29700 Woodford-Tehachapi Road, Keene; (661) 823-6134, http://www.nps.gov/cech
Channel Islands National Park, 1901 Spinnaker Drive, Ventura; (805) 658-5730, http://www.nps.gov/chis
Death Valley National Park, P.O. Box 579, Death Valley; (760) 786-3200, http://www.nps.gov/deva
Devils Postpile National Monument, P.O. Box 3999, Mammoth Lakes; (760) 934-2289, http://www.nps.gov/depo. Open early June to mid-October.
Eugene O'Neill National Historic Site, P.O. Box 280, Danville; (925) 838-0249, http://www.nps.gov/euon
Ft. Point National Historic Site, Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Ft. Mason, B201, San Francisco; (415) 556-1693, http://www.nps.gov/fopo
Golden Gate National Recreation Area (includes Crissy Field, Ocean Beach, Sweeney Ridge, Rancho Corral de Tierra, Marin Headlands, Phleger Estate, Ft. Funston, Alcatraz and the Presidio), Ft. Mason, B201, San Francisco; (415) 561-4700, http://www.nps.gov/goga
John Muir National Historic Site, 4202 Alhambra Ave., Martinez; (925) 228-8860, http://www.nps.gov/jomu
Joshua Tree National Park, 74485 National Park Drive, Twentynine Palms; (760) 367-5500, http://www.nps.gov/jotr
Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail, 333 Bush St., Suite 500, San Francisco; (415) 623-2344, http://www.nps.gov/juba
Lassen Volcanic National Park, P.O. Box 100, Mineral; (530) 595-4480, http://www.nps.gov/lavo
Lava Beds National Monument, P.O. Box 1240, Tulelake; (530) 667-8113, http://www.nps.gov/labe
Manzanar National Historic Site, P.O. Box 426, Independence; (760) 878-2194, Ext. 3310, http://www.nps.gov/manz
Mojave National Preserve, 2701 Barstow Road, Barstow; (760) 252-6100, http://www.nps.gov/moja
Muir Woods National Monument, 1 Muir Woods Road, Mill Valley; (415) 388-2595, http://www.nps.gov/muwo
Pinnacles National Park, 5000 Highway 146, Paicines; (831) 389-4485, http://www.nps.gov/pinn
Point Reyes National Seashore, 1 Bear Valley Road, Point Reyes Station; (415) 464-5100, Ext. 2; camping reservations: (877) 444-6777, http://www.nps.gov/pore
Pony Express National Historic Trail, National Trails Intermountain Region, 324 S. State St., Suite 200, Salt Lake City; (505) 988-6098, http://www.nps.gov/poex
Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial, c/o John Muir NHS, 4202 Alhambra Ave., Martinez; (925) 228-8860 (dial Ext. 6520 for reservations), http://www.nps.gov/poch. Reservations are required.
Presidio of San Francisco, Presidio Trust, 103 Montgomery St., San Francisco 94129; (415) 561-4323, http://www.presidio.gov, http://www.nps.gov/prsf. Officers club (www.presidioofficersclub.com) and visitor center have reopened.
Redwood National and State Parks, 1111 2nd St., Crescent City; (707) 465-7335, California State Park camping reservations, (800) 444-7275, http://www.nps.gov/redw
Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park, 440 Civic Center Plaza, Suite 300, Richmond; (510) 232-5050, Ext. 0, http://www.nps.gov/rori.
San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park (includes two museums: one in the visitor center at 499 Jefferson St. and Maritime Museum in the Aquatic Park Bathhouse Building, 900 Beach St. (at the foot of Polk Street); San Francisco; (415) 447-5000, http://www.nps.gov/safr
San Gabriel Mountains National Monument, includes parts of the Angeles National Forest and San Bernardino National Forest, 701 N. Santa Anita Ave., Arcadia; (626) 574-1613, http://www.fs.usda.gov/angeles
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, Interagency Visitor Center, 26876 Mulholland Drive, Calabasas; (805) 370-2301, http://www.nps.gov/samo
Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Visitor Center, 51-500 California Highway 74, Palm Desert; (760) 862-9984, http://www.lat.ms/1amijss
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, 47050 Generals Highway, Three Rivers; (559) 565-3341, http://www.nps.gov/seki
Tule Lake Unit of World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument (Japanese American internment camp whose temporary visitor center is staffed from Memorial Day to Labor Day), P.O. Box 1240, Tulelake; (530) 260-0537, http://www.nps.gov/tule
Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, P.O. Box 188, Whiskeytown; (530) 246-1225, http://www.nps.gov/whis