For Immediate Release: 12/11/2014

California State Parks Closures Due to Storm: UPDATED 12/11/14 @ 11:00 A.M.

Bay Area


San Luis Obispo:

  • Hearst San Simeon State Historical Monument (Hearst Castle) is closed today due to safety concerns pertaining to high winds and rain.  No daytime or evening tours will be available today.  The Visitor Center will remain open regular hours.


Santa Cruz County


Monterey County


Mendocino County


San Mateo County:


Monterey County:


Other State Parks:


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