Operational Changes Took Effect on May 1
The Lighthouse Visitor Center is now only open Fridays through Mondays. The Kenneth C. Patrick Visitor Center will be closed through late December 2013. More »
2013 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 »
Giacomini Wetland Restoration Project: Scoping Documents
On this page, you will find documents that were published to alert and educate the public about the National Park Service's plans for the Giacomini Wetland Restoration Project and to invite the public to participate in the planning process.
Summary of Scoping Comments - July 2004 (78 KB PDF)
Description of Project - June 2004 (661 KB PDF)
Brief Description of Project - 2003 (382 KB PDF)
Summary of Scoping Comments - December 2002 (41 KB PDF)
Did You Know?
Four species of pinnipeds (seals and sea lions) rest onshore or breed at Point Reyes: the Northern elephant seal (Mirounga angustirostris), the harbor seal (Phoca vitulina), the California sea lion (Zalophus californianus), and the Steller sea lion (Eumetopias jubatus). More...