March 03, 2014
Point Reyes National Seashore Tourism Creates Nearly $98 Million in Economic Benefits in 2012
A new National Park Service report shows that the more than 2.4 million visitors in 2012 spent nearly $98 million in communities near the park. That spending supported more than 1,100 jobs in the local area.
February 25, 2014
Annual Closures at Point Reyes National Seashore for 2014 Harbor Seal Pupping Season
From March 1 through June 30, an annual closure of Drakes Estero is implemented to protect harbor seals during their pupping season.
February 10, 2014
AmeriCorps NCCC Members are Reaching for the Root of the Problem at Point Reyes National Seashore
On January 23, a team of nine young adults from AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps began working with the Point Reyes National Seashore. The team will help remove invasive species such as cape-ivy, iceplant, fertile capeweed, European beach-grass, and Scotch broom.
January 23, 2014
High Surf Advisory for Point Reyes National Seashore on January 23 & 24, 2014
The National Weather Service report has issued a high surf advisory for the Northern and Central California coast which is in effect until at least 9 pm PST Friday, January 24.
January 20, 2014
Fisherman Swept into Ocean at Point Reyes National Seashore on January 20, 2014
At approximately 12:10 pm today, an individual fisherman was swept out to sea off of Point Reyes Beach North while fishing by himself.
January 11, 2014
Hazardous Surf Conditions for Point Reyes National Seashore for January 12, 2014
The National Weather Service has issued a beach hazards statement for large northwest swells that will approach the coast on Saturday evening.
December 17, 2013
Closure to Sea Lion Overlook Stairs for Repairs from January 6 through March 1, 2014
The wooden staircase at the Sea Lion Overlook will be closed for repairs from January 6 through March 1, 2014.
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.