Muir Woods Shuttle to Operate on Select Holidays Only
First time ever, Muir Woods Shuttle, Marin Transit Route 66 will operate on Thanksgiving weekend November 28 - December 1, Winter Solstice December 21, and day after Christmas to New Years Day, December 26 - January 1. Click for fees, schedule, & stops More »
Muir Beach Closed (not Muir Woods) July 8th to Mid-December 2013
This alert applies to Muir Beach, not Muir Woods. Muir Beach is CLOSED for restoration/construction until December 28, 2013. No restrooms or parking available at Muir Beach during this period. Check back for updates or call (415) 561-3054. More »
Trail Work Ahead
We're taking the time to repair our trails. Please don't be surprised on the trail to find it might be closed. The Hillside Trail is open through the winter. The Ocean View Trail is closed for the winter. The Bootjack is closed at the Spur More »
High Tides Forecast
Morning high tides are scheduled for Friday Dec. 13 - Tuesday Dec. 17, 2013. Flooding may force closure of the HWY 1 offramp. Detoured visitors should exit off HWY 101 at E. Blithedale Avenue in Mill Valley. See Map -- http://goo.gl/maps/yRuXS
San Francisco Chronicle, 2013. Muir Woods tries to tackle parking problem. Sept. 14, Front page. Click here for a link to the article or copy and paste this URL in your browser: http://ow.ly/oS1xq.
Save the Date. Muir Woods Public Meeting. 9/18/13, Wednesday, 6:30-8:30PM. National Park Service meeting in Mill Valley to gather public comments regarding traffic, parking, transportation, visitor experience, and protection of ancient coast redwoods at Muir Woods. Click here for more details or copy and paste this URL in your browser. http://go.usa.gov/DXrG.
Did You Know?
Although once found across the northern hemisphere, Coastal Redwoods only exist along a narrow 500 mile coastal strip in northern California and southern Oregon.