• The Point Reyes Beach as viewed from the Point Reyes Headlands

    Point Reyes

    National Seashore California

Laws & Policies

On this page, you will find the legislation establishing Point Reyes National Seashore and designating Wilderness within the National Seashore, along with documents detailing the Rules and Regulations for the National Seashore. Check out our Park Regulations page in the Plan Your Visit section for an overview of the rules that apply to most visitor activities.


NEW! - Chimney Rock Fish Dock Area Temporary Closure
A temporary closure of the road leading from the gate at the end of the Chimney Rock Road to the Fish Dock area, including immediately adjacent beaches, is in effect from Saturday, January 17, 2015, through Sunday, March 15, 2015, due to nursing elephant seal pups in the Fish Dock area.
Determination of Temporary Closure - January 16, 2015 (19 KB PDF)
Map of Chimney Rock Fish Dock Area Temporary Closure (278 KB PDF)

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