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Pfeiffer Big Sur SP

California State Parks and Save the Redwoods League to Reopen Fully Renovated Pfeiffer Falls Trail in Big Sur on June 18

Monday, June 14, 2021

San Francisco, Calif.Save the Redwoods Leagueand California State Parks are reopening a fullyrenovated Pfeiffer Falls Trail in Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park on
June 18, 2021. This is the first time that this Monterey County hiking trail will be open to the public since the Basin Complex Fire destroyed the popular tourist destination in 2008.

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Turlock Lake SRA

Turlock Lake State Recreation Area Temporarily Closed

Thursday, May 13, 2021

La Grange, Calif.— California State Parks today announced the temporary full closure of Turlock Lake State Recreation Area (SRA), effective tomorrow, May 14 at 5 p.m. The closure will remain in effect as State Parks and the Turlock Irrigation District work through the process of securing a new operator for the park. The public is advised to adhere to all closure notices to maintain safety and lessen the burden on emergency services in the area.

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Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation

Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Division Launches OHV Safety Awareness Week, May 15-23

Friday, May 7, 2021

SACRAMENTO, Calif., — California State Parks’ Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation (OHMVR) Division and partners are launching OHV Safety Awareness Week on May 15-23 with the theme of “Know Before You Go.” Simple actions such as learning the rules of riding, scouting routes, being prepared, filing a riding plan, using required equipment, never riding alone, treading lightly and knowing riding limits can help further promote safety in California’s vehicular recreation sites and help protect the natural resources that make these public outdoor spaces special.

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