The Barn


Please see the personnel listing and individual reserve pages for information on visiting specific reserves. 

The main offices for the UC Davis Natural Reserve System - and for its parent John Muir Institute of the Environment - are located in "The Barn," near the center of the UC Davis campus. This historic horse barn is found near Giedt and Kemper Halls.

Parking for visitors to The Barn is most convenient in Visitor Parking Lots 40, 47 or the Pavilion Parking Structure.

See the campus map for driving details.

Visitor Parking Information

Parking permits cost $9.00 per day.  Visitor Permits may be purchased from permit dispensing machines located in most parking areas; credit cards are accepted.

A few lots have parking meters (coin operated) for shorter stays.