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 »
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?
Although white sharks are amongst the most massive and mobile predators in the world, recent research indicates that the white sharks found in the waters off of California are genetically distinct and follow a strict and isolating migration path between California and the Hawaii region. More...