Point Reyes Headlands Winter Shuttle Bus System
On weekends & holidays, Sir Francis Drake Boulevard is closed beyond the South Beach Road junction from 9 am to 5:30 pm during favorable weather conditions. Bus service to the Lighthouse & Chimney Rock is provided from Drakes Beach. More »
2014 Harbor Seal Pupping Season Closures
From March 1 through June 30, the park implements closures of certain Tomales Bay beaches and Drakes Estero to water-based recreation to protect harbor seals during the pupping season. Please avoid disturbing seals to ensure a successful pupping season. More »
Operational Changes Took Effect on May 1, 2013
The Lighthouse Visitor Center is now only open Fridays through Mondays; closed Tuesdays through Thursdays, including Thanksgiving. The Kenneth C. Patrick Visitor Center is open on weekends and holidays when shuttles are operating. More »
Fire Education - Publications
Fire & Fuels - 2002 (park newspaper)
Eucalyptus - 2006 (park newspaper)
Pacific West Region Fire and Fuels Management Program Publications
Prescribed Fire in Pacific West Parks - 2004 (1,817 KB PDF)
Special Section in Bay Nature Magazine
Special Sections in the Marin Independent Journal
Do You Have Defensible Space? -
NOTE: The phone number for the Marin County Fire Department public information line posted on page 4 is incorrect. The correct phone number is (415) 499-7191.
People, Parks & Fire - October 5, 2002
Did You Know?
The Black Abalone is one of seven abalone species found in California's intertidal waters. More...