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

Yellow flower

Discover &

Naturalist notes look for tidy tips and brush rabbits. 
Rangers recommend trails near scenic wetlands.

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

Due to a mechanical problem, McNears Beach pool is currently closed.
The end section of McNears Beach Park pier is closed due to damage from winter storms. For safety, respect closure signs.
Marin Sonoma Narrows multiuse pathway in Novato is closed in both directions from San Antonio Road to Redwood Boulvevard. There is no access to Olompali State Park via the pathway.
Chicken Shack Fire Road, near Loma Verde Preserve, will be closed between Alameda del Prado to the tennis courts on Thursday, June 8 for resurfacing work.
A section of Old White Hill Grade Fire Road near the top of Baywood Canyon Trail in Loma Alta Preserve is closed to equestrians. Hikers and bikers proceed with caution.
Parks is hiring! Check out opportunities for Seasonal Assistants and Lifeguards.