Marin County Parks

Parks & Preserves

Looking up into redwood tree canopy

Parks &

Hike, bike, ride, paddle, swim, play. There are 17,500 beautiful acres to explore. Find fun things to do in Marin County's 39 parks and 34 open space preserves.

Discover & Learn

Maple leaves

Discover &

Naturalist notes look for maple leaves and gray squirrels. 
Rangers recommend big oaks.

Projects & Plans

Detail from Stafford Lake Master Plan

Projects &

Parks is working to reduce fire risk, and more. Check out habitat restorationroad and trail, and park improvements.


What's Happening Now

The end section of McNears Beach Park pier is closed due to damage from winter storms. For safety, respect closure signs.
Sir Francis Drake median re-planting takes place summer through fall. When driving, plan for up to 15 minute delays.
Due to a broken water line, no drinking water on tap at Stafford Lake Park. Restrooms are open.
Now accepting FARE Grant applications. Deadline is December 8. Learn more about how to apply.
IPM award nominations are now open. Do you know a person or organization who is helping to reduce pesticide use in Marin?
Work has begun on the Roy's Redwoods Restoration. For visitor safety, please respect closure signs in the preserve.