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 »
Other Planning Efforts and Management Documents Archives
In this section, you will find a variety of Management Plans and other documents pertaining to the planning, management and operation of Point Reyes National Seashore. Click on a link below to find out more.
Point Reyes National Seashore's response to the University of California Cooperative Extension - Marin report entitled The Changing Role of Agriculture in Point Reyes National Seashore, June 2009 - July 24, 2009 (319 KB PDF)
Pacific Coast Learning Center (93 KB PDF)
Johnsons Oyster Company
Tule Elk Management
Did You Know?
Even if California and the West gets more rainfall with global warming, earlier snow melt and hotter summers will likely produce more drought stress, increasing susceptibility to pathogens and invasive species. More...