Marin County Parks

Parks & Preserves

Looking up into redwood tree canopy

Parks &

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

Parks naturalist portrait

Discover &

Parks naturalist notes it's time for birdsong and wildflowers. 
Rangers recommend trails with heritage oaks.

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

Parks is working to support County vaccination distribution across Marin.

During this time, all ranger. naturalist, and volunteer programs are on pause. Some park features, including McNears pool, remain closed. Permit applications may be limited.

The Parks Civic Center office is open by appointment. To arrange a time to visit the office call: (415) 473-6387 or email

Thank you for recreating responsibly