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 »
Prospectus Announcement for a Horse Camp Within Point Reyes National Seashore
Contact: John Dell’Osso, 415-464-5135
The National Park Service announces the issuance of a concession contract prospectus for operation of a horse camp within Point Reyes National Seashore. The concession operation is seasonal, open from approximately April 1 through November 1, and is located in the Olema Valley of West Marin County. Because annual gross receipts under the existing contract are less than $500,000.00, the Director of the National Park Service has determined that the existing Concessioner is a Preferred Offeror for this contract pursuant to 36 CFR 51.
One ten-year contract will be issued for this commercial service. The response date for the prospectus closes on October 16, 2007. Anyone interested in learning more about this opportunity and how to apply should visit the Federal Business Opportunities Web Site at http://www.fbo.gov/.
Did You Know?
40 percent of all debris items picked up during California Coastal Cleanup Days are cigarette butts. In 2008, volunteers picked up over 340,000 of them in only three hours. 2008 was the 24th straight year in which cigarette butts were the most numerous debris item picked up. More...