A Natural Sanctuary, A Human Haven

From its thunderous ocean breakers crashing against rocky headlands and expansive sand beaches to its open grasslands, brushy hillsides, and forested ridges, Point Reyes offers visitors over 1500 species of plants and animals to discover. Home to several cultures over thousands of years, the Seashore preserves a tapestry of stories and interactions of people. Point Reyes awaits your exploration.


Ranger leading tour along the Earthquake Trail.

Ranger-guided Programs

Visitors are invited to explore the wonders of Point Reyes and learn more about National Seashore’s natural and cultural history with a Park Ranger.

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Road collapse along Limantour Road due to a culvert failure on December 31, 2012.

Comment on Road Maintenance Project

The public is invited to comment on the Sir Francis Drake Blvd Road Improvement Environmental Assessment/Initial Study. Deadline: Thursday, August 13.

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Visitors seated at an accessible picnic table. Photo courtesy of the National Center on Accessibility.

Comment on Accessibility at Point Reyes

Provide input on a plan designed to ensure that key park experiences are accessible to everyone. Open house: July 30. Comment deadline: August 14.

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Logo for the Marin MPA Watch

Marin MPA Watch Volunteer Training/Group Survey

Sunday, July 25 from 10 am to 1 pm. If you love the beach and are curious about our Marine Protected Areas, become a trained MPA Watch volunteer.

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Seaside Daisy

Coastal Dune Restoration Environmental Assessment

Point Reyes National Seashore issued a Finding of No Significant Impact for this Environmental Assessment on May 12, 2015.

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Several individuals standing on Bolinas Beach, c.1900. Historic photograph by Gertrude Southworth. Photo courtesy of the Gertrude Southworth Archive, Bolinas Museum.

"Life Along the Coast"

Historic photographs by Gertrude Southworth will be on display in the Red Barn Classroom from July 8 through August 20.

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A herd of tule elk on Tomales Point.

Tule Elk at Tomales Point FAQ

The National Park Service has published an FAQ (frequently asked questions) page in response to recent inquiries about the tule elk at Tomales Point.

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Douglas iris and Drakes Estero. © Sue Van Der Wal.

Drakes Estero Restoration

Follow the progress of the restoration of Drakes Estero.

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Kehoe Ranch in the foreground with the McClures Ranch and Chimney Rock in the background. © Sue Van Der Wal.

Ranch Comprehensive Management Plan

The NPS is conducting a ranch planning process for the working ranches administered by PRNS. Community Workshop Public Comment Analysis now available.

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