Operational Changes Took Effect on May 1
The Lighthouse Visitor Center is now only open Fridays through Mondays; closed Tuesdays through Thursdays, including Thanksgiving. The Kenneth C. Patrick Visitor Center will be closed through late December, reopening weekends and holidays on December 28. More »
Visitor Center Winter Hours
Visitor Center Winter Hours took effect on Sunday, November 3, 2013. More »
1999 Annual Holiday Open House at Point Reyes National Seashore
Contact: John Dell'Osso, 415-464-5135
On Wednesday, December 8th from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm, staff at Point Reyes National Seashore will hold their annual holiday open house at the Bear Valley Visitor Center. Refreshments will be available. Adrienne Olmstead, author of My Nature Journal will be on hand for signing of her new book that will be for sale that evening. Children's activities will also be available.
This an annual event by park staff is brought about to welcome the community and thank everyone for their continued support. Staff from Point Reyes National Seashore Association, the non-profit organization dedicated to educational and scientific efforts of the Seashore, coordinated the evening's events.
Did You Know?
Elephant seals (Mirounga angustirostris) regularly plunge to depths of 2000 feet to find food, but even far below the ocean's surface they are affected by warming temperatures and melting Antarctic ice. More...