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Goodwin Education Center. The education center is open Thursday-Sunday from 9am-4pm until May 31, 2015.  It will be closed on all holidays.

Painted Rock Self-Guided tour season has ended for the season and will resume on July 16, 2015.


News

Soda Lake/Painted Rock Guided Tours are available on Saturdays until May 23th.  Reservations are required and must be made at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777 or TDD 1-877-833-6777. (Reservations can not be made at or by contacting the Goodwin Education Center)

Carrizo Plain National Monument Junior Explorer Field Guide - pick up a copy at the Goodwin Education Center during normal business hours.

Final Supplementary Rules - On April 28, 2014 the Final Supplementary Rules for Public Lands Managed by the Carrizo Plain National Monument were published in the Federal Register.


Events

The El Saucito Ranch tour will be held on:  Sunday, April 12, 2015 starting at 10am.  Reservations are required and must be made at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777. 

Special Recreation Permit (SRP).  Groups visiting Carrizo Plain National Monument may require a SRP.  Please contact our Outdoor Recreation Planner at 661-391-6048 if your group is planning a visit to Carrizo Plain National Monument.


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Bureau of Land Management
Bakersfield Field Office
Carrizo Plain National Monument
Goodwin Education Center
Phone: (805) 475-2131
Open: December 1 - May 31.
Hours: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Th. - Su.
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Bureau of Land Management
Bakersfield Field Office
3801 Pegasus Drive
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Phone: (661) 391-6000
Fax: (661) 391-6041
Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m., M-F
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