More good news. In case you missed it, while California’s state parks were spared last month from being closed down, thanks to the ongoing budget cuts some will be closed anyways, at least on low-traffic days like Mondays and other cutbacks. Here’s the specifics for the parks in this region. The complete story is here.
State park cuts–Bull Frog Pond Campground and Tom King/Mannings Flat I and II Backcountry Campsites in Austin Creek State Recreation Area closed Sunday to June 30, 2010.
–Day-use areas at Bodega Head East, Campbell Cove, Bodega Dunes, South Salmon, South Goat Rock, Blind Beach, Russian Gulch and Vista Point closed Monday to June 30, 2010.
–Jenner Visitor Center and Public Restroom closed Monday to June 30, 2010.
–Bodega Dunes Campground partially closed Sunday to June 30, 2010.
–Willow Creek and Pomo Canyon campgrounds closed Sunday to June 30, 2010.
–Reef Campground and day-use area closed Sunday to June 30, 2010.
–Fort Ross State Historic Park closed Mondays through Thursdays.
–Kruse Rhododendron State Reserve restroom closed Monday to June 30, 2010.
–Day-use areas at Fisk Mill and Lower Gerstle Cove at Salt Point closed Monday to June 30, 2010.
–Sugarloaf State Park will be closed Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays through March.
–Jack London State Park, the Sonoma Mission and barracks and Vallejo home will closed Thursdays.
–Sonoma Petaluma Adobe will be closed Mondays through Fridays. It will be open to school groups Tuesday through Thursday.
–Hendy Woods will be closed beginning Dec. 2.
–Van Damme campsites will be reduced to 20 beginning Nov. 22.
–Town of Mendocino restroom at the Ford House will be closed beginning Sunday.