Day-use fees may be waived for K through 12 day-use fieldtrips at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park with an approved School Group Reservation Request Form (DPR124). Be sure to indicate the number of vehicles that will be arriving at the park.  Parking at this park is limited and fills up quickly by mid-morning. Parking passes do not guarantee parking spaces at this park.  Vehicles over 22 feet in length are not permitted at this park. 

The completed DPR124 may be scanned and emailed as a pdf document to and must be received at least fifteen (15) days in advance of the proposed date of your visit. 

A separate, written request is required for a ranger or park interpreter led program and must be received at least thirty (30) days in advance of the fieldtrip to allow preparation and scheduling by park personnel.  Ranger and/or park interpreter led programs are dependent on staff availability.

Camping is not included under this program.  Camping availability information and reservations can be made through ReserveCalifornia.

Online Home Learning Programs through the Parks Online Resources for Teachers and Students (PORTS) is available for K-12 students.  Visit for more information.