Marin County Parks and Open Space Department

If you have a Marin County library card, you can check out a free park pass. Get ready to bike, hike, picnic, and play at beautiful parks - for free! Three different passes are available at these Marin County Free Library locations: Marin Civic Center, Bolinas, Corte Madera, Fairfax, Inverness, Marin City, Novato, Point Reyes, South Novato, Stinson Beach, and the roving Bookmobile that visits other areas of Marin.

Marin County Parks
Marin County Parks Pass

This library park pass offers free entry and parking at these locations:

  • Stafford Lake Park: fishing, bike park, disc golf, playground, picnic areas
  • McNears Beach Park: fishing, volley ball, tennis, picnic areas
  • Paradise Beach Park: fishing, horseshoes, beach, picnic areas
  • Black Point Boat Launch: single-lane ramp and dock, fishing, restrooms, picnic areas
  • Miller Boat Launch: double-lane ramp and dock, fishing, overnight parking

McNears swimming pool entry fees still apply. Reservations required for groups of 20 or more. Get more details about park hours and policies.

Marin Municipal Water District
Marin Municipal Water District Library Pass

This library park pass offers free parking at these locations:

  • Shy Oaks Gateway: hiking trails, restrooms
  • Bon Tempe Lake: fishing, hiking trails
  • Lake Lagunitas: fishing, horseshoes, beach, picnic areas

Learn more about Marin Municipal Water District.

Mount Tamalpais State Park
Mount Tamalpais State Park Library Pass

This library park pass offers free parking at these locations:

  • Pantoll: trails, campsites
  • Bookjack: trails, barbeque picnic areas, camp sites
  • East Peak: trails, picnic area
  • Rock Spring: trails
  • Mountain Home: trails

Learn more about Mount Tamalpais State Park.