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

On June 21, the Open Space District Board discussed a proposed purchase and sale agreement for 110 acres on the Tiburon Peninsula.
Make a group picnic area reservation online. Reservations can be made up to one year in advance.
McNears Beach Park swimming pool remains closed until lifeguard recruitment is complete.
Marin, Sonoma, and Mendocino are coordinating with Leave No Trace to reduce litter in coastal regions. and watersheds.
Alto Bowl Fire Road closed 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday–Thursday for improvements.
Work continues at the Homestead Valley Community Center pool.
LifeguardSenior Lifeguard, and Open Space Seasonal Assistant recruitments are open.