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Fire use restrictions, effective May 6, 2015.

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

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.

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


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.


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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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