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 »
Point Reyes National Seashore Draft Compendium Out for Public Review
Contact: John Dell'Osso, 415-464-5135
Point Reyes National Seashore Superintendent Don Neubacher announced today that the Draft Compendium for Point Reyes National Seashore is out for a 30-day public review period.
The Compendium is a compilation of regulations that are specific to Point Reyes National Seashore and authorized by the Code of Federal Regulations. The Compendium lists information on items such as camping regulations, hours of operation and closures within the Seashore.
Copies are available at park headquarters or by requesting one through the mail. The public comment period closes on May 1, 1998. Comments related to the draft compendium should be sent to: Superintendent, Point Reyes National Seashore, Point Reyes Station, CA 94956 or by calling Ann Nelson at (415) 663-8522, ext. 221.
Did You Know?
A 1° F increase in average temperature seen in California over the last 100 years has led to Sierra snow melting 2 to 4 weeks earlier and flowers blooming 1 to 2 weeks earlier. Temperatures are predicted to increase another 1° to 2° F in the next 25 years. More...