Marin County Parks

Parks & Preserves

Looking up into redwood tree canopy

Parks &
Preserves

Hike, bike, ride, paddle, swim, play. There are 17,900 beautiful acres to explore. Find fun things to do in Marin County's 39 parks and 34 open space preserves.

Discover & Learn

Yellow Flower

Discover &
Learn

Naturalist notes watch for cicadas and dragonflies. 
Rangers recommend trails with heritage oaks.

Projects & Plans

Detail from Stafford Lake Master Plan

Projects &
Plans

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

Calendar

What's Happening Now

In 1972, Marin voted to create the parks district. Happy 50th Anniversary, Marin County Parks!
Nominations now being taken for the IPM Achievement Award, for individuals and organizations reducing pesticide use in Marin.
Make a group picnic area reservation online. Reservations can be made up to one year in advance.
McNears Beach Park swimming pool is open. Pool hours are Wednesday to Sunday, 10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Marin, Sonoma, and Mendocino are coordinating with Leave No Trace to reduce litter in coastal regions. and watersheds.
Parks is hiring! Now recruiting for a Senior Landscape Architect and an Assistant Open Space Planner.