Marin County Parks

Parks & Preserves

Looking up into redwood tree canopy

Parks &

Hike, bike, ride, paddle, swim, play. There are 18,400 beautiful acres to explore. Find fun things to do in Marin County's 39 parks and 34 open space preserves.

Discover & Learn

Buckeye butterfly

Discover &

Naturalist notes look for river otters, butterflies, and quail. Buckeye seed pods will be on display.

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

McNears Beach pool is open Wednesday through Sunday and holidays, from 10 a.m to 5 p.m. 
Workers are removing invasive cape ivy in Bolinas Lagoon, near the Olema-Bolinas Road/Highway 1 intersection. Please drive with caution in this area.
Due to a broken water line, no drinking water on tap at Stafford Lake Park. Restrooms are open.
Beginning July 1, the entire Meadow Trail, north of Loop Trail, and adjacent areas, will be closed 24/7 in Roy's Redwoods. Heavy equipment will be in the area.
The end section of McNears Beach Park pier is closed due to damage from winter storms.
Work closures along Toyon Fire Road in Cascade Canyon, July to October, Monday to Thursday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Additional 24-hour closures will take place as needed.