December 12, 2013
2014 Shuttle Bus Transportation System Begins as Whales and Seals Arrive!
The Winter Shuttle Bus System for the Point Reyes Headlands begins on Saturday, December 28, 2013.
December 09, 2013
Fourth Annual Point Reyes Christmas Bird Count for Kids (CBC4Kids)
Families with children ages 3-18 are invited to join birders at Point Reyes National Seashore for a half day event to learn some of the important basic elements of the National Audubon Society's Annual Christmas Bird Count.
November 27, 2013
Hazardous Surf Conditions for Point Reyes National Seashore for November 28, 2013
The National Weather Service has issued a beach hazards statement for large northwest swells that will approach the coast on Thursday.
November 04, 2013
National Parks in Marin County Issue Fire Danger Restrictions on November 4, 2013
National Park Service fire officials have declared that the fire danger rating will be Extreme today for Point Reyes National Seashore and Golden Gate NRA sites in Marin County.
October 30, 2013
Point Reyes National Seashore Visitor Center Winter 2013–2014 Hours
Point Reyes National Seashore visitor centers will operate under winter hours beginning on Sunday, November 3, 2013.
October 28, 2013
Point Reyes National Seashore to Host National Recycling Collection on November 15, 2013
On November 15 at the Bear Valley Visitor Center, Point Reyes National Seashore will host an electronic waste recycling collection, joining thousands of local organizers holding recycling events across the country to celebrate America Recycles Day.
October 21, 2013
Giacomini Wetlands Restoration Project: 5th Anniversary Celebration
Come join us for the Giacomini Wetland Restoration Project 5-Year Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, October 26, 2013. Choose from a variety of activities exploring the restored wetlands in the morning, and/or learn more during the afternoon symposium.
October 21, 2013
Hazardous Surf Conditions at Point Reyes National Seashore for October 21 & 22, 2013
The National Weather Service has issued a beach hazards statement for sneaker waves, strong rip currents, and large surf, which is in effect through Tuesday afternoon, from Sonoma County south to Monterey County.
October 17, 2013
Estero Prescribed Fire Planned for the Week of October 21, 2013
Final preparations for the Estero Prescribed Fire resumed today at Point Reyes National Seashore. This project, which was originally scheduled for early October, is now planned for next Wednesday, October 23 or Thursday, October 24.
October 17, 2013
Point Reyes National Seashore Reopens to Visitors
Point Reyes National Seashore is open to visitors today. Visitors can access public areas and roads immediately while facilities and other public services are brought back online. Point Reyes National Seashore has been closed since October 1 due to the lapse in Congressional appropriations.
October 04, 2013
Second Consecutive Extreme Fire Alert Issued for Point Reyes National Seashore on October 4, 2013
Point Reyes National Seashore Superintendent Cicely Muldoon, stated that again today is an extreme fire danger alert within the Seashore due to the potential high fire danger.
October 03, 2013
Extreme Fire Alert Issued for Point Reyes National Seashore on October 3, 2013
Point Reyes National Seashore Superintendent Cicely Muldoon, stated that today is an extreme fire danger alert within the Seashore due to the potential high fire danger.
October 01, 2013
Government Shutdown Forces Closure of Point Reyes National Seashore
Because of the shutdown of the federal government caused by the lapse in appropriations, the National Park Service has closed all 401 national parks, including Point Reyes National Seashore.
September 30, 2013
Hazardous Surf Conditions for Point Reyes National Seashore on October 1, 2013
The National Weather Service report for this morning has issued a high surf advisory which is in effect until 5 am PDT Tuesday, October 1.
September 25, 2013
GirlTrek Outing at Point Reyes National Seashore
On Saturday, August 31, a group of 22 women representing GirlTrek from the greater San Francisco Bay Area came to Point Reyes National Seashore with a goal in mind: to hike the Bear Valley Trail to Arch Rock and back, and to promote having a healthier lifestyle and committing to maintain that lifestyle.
September 24, 2013
Weekday Closures on Limantour Road during October 2013 at Point Reyes National Seashore
Limantour Road at Point Reyes National Seashore will be closed for repairs on weekdays from 8 am until 5 pm beginning on Monday, September 30, 2013. The closure will be in effect up to 30 days.
September 24, 2013
Estero Prescribed Fire to Control Scotch Broom – 20 Years of Treatment Continues in Early October 2013
Fire management staff at Point Reyes National Seashore plan to burn 141 acres on N Ranch near Drakes Estero in early October, continuing an invasive plant eradication effort that has been using fire in combination with other techniques since 1993.
September 23, 2013
Point Reyes National Seashore 4th Annual Naturalization Ceremony
20 candidates from 12 countries became new citizens during a ceremony at Point Reyes National Seashore on Friday, September 20, 2013.
September 10, 2013
Limantour Beach Selected for California Coastal Cleanup Day
On Saturday, September 21, Point Reyes National Seashore is hosting a beach cleanup at Limantour Beach for the annual California Coastal Cleanup Day.
September 03, 2013
NPS-Glen & Wildcat Campgrounds Had Levels of Coliform Bacteria Above the Drinking Water Standard During June 2013
Our water system recently violated a drinking water standard. Although this is not an emergency, as our customers, you have a right to know what happened, what you should do, and what we did to correct the situation.
August 27, 2013
Proposed Fee Increases for Winter Shuttle
The National Park Service is seeking public input from August 27 to October 31, 2013, about proposed increases to the shuttle bus fee from $5.00 to $7.00 for a roundtrip from Drakes Beach to the Lighthouse, Chimney Rock then returning to Drakes Beach.
August 27, 2013
BayWood Artists Paint Point Reyes National Seashore
This Labor Day weekend the natural beauty of Point Reyes National Seashore will be painted by BayWood Artists, featuring some of the best known landscape artists in California.
July 30, 2013
National Park Service is Seeking Comments for an Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Rehabilitation of Roads and Parking Areas
The National Park Service (NPS) proposes to rehabilitate 22 miles of paved park roads and parking areas in Point Reyes National Seashore. The NPS will prepare an Environmental Assessment (EA) to evaluate the potential effects of alternatives for repairing and improving park roads and parking areas on the natural, cultural, and human environment. The NPS invites the public to submit written suggestions, comments, and concerns to help develop the scope of the EA. The scoping period closes August 30, 2013.
July 08, 2013
Historic Morse Code Radio Station KPH Returns to the Air for Night Nights XIV
The former Marconi and RCA Morse code radio station KPH will make a commemorative broadcast on Friday, July 12, 2013, the fourteenth anniversary of the last commercial Morse code transmission in North America.
July 01, 2013
33rd Annual Big Time Festival at Kule Loklo
Big Time, an annual traditional Native American trade festival, will be held on Saturday, July 20, 2013, from 10 am to 4 pm, at Kule Loklo, a Coast Miwok Cultural Exhibit.
June 20, 2013
Request for scoping comments regarding a proposed telecommunication facility on Point Reyes Hill in Point Reyes National Seashore
The National Park Service has begun a 45-day public scoping period intended to engage the public in the National Environmental Policy Act process which will evaluate the effects of the potential issuance of a right of way permit for the commercial telecommunications facility to Verizon Wireless.