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Research: September Report from the Field is available
Field Observation: October Report is available.
Update September 14, 2020 - Lake Fire
Ripley Desert Woodland: Unfortunately, a survey by the resource ecologist from the Great Basin District of California State Park discovered that there was more damage to the park than originally thought. Please see the September 2020 Field ObservationReport for more details.
Park Use Update: The Poppy Reserve is open for day use (visitor center is closed). Ripley Desert Woodland is open for hiking. Saddleback Butte is open for day use and camping (visitor center is closed). Mitchell Cavern tours are currently unavailable but the park is open for hiking and bicycling. Tours at Tomo-Kahni State Historic Park are currently unavailable. Please read information about safety measures before visiting: California State Park Advisory.