2014 Changes to the Superintendent's Compendium
Point Reyes National Seashore will be including an unmanned aircraft closure to the Superintendent's Compendium. The NPS invites the public to submit written suggestions, comments, and concerns about this change. Comment deadline is August 19. More »
Coast Trail Closed and Impassable Due to Hazardous Conditions
Contact: John Dell'Osso, 415-464-5135
As of Friday, June 1, 2012, the Coast Trail at Point Reyes National Seashore will be closed from the Point Reyes Hostel to Coast campground to all public access (foot, bike and stock) until further notice. The trail has become impassable due to water and mud and has become an unsafe condition for park visitors.
NPS staff will proceed to acquire all necessary permits for short-term repairs to the trail and also for a permanent fix.
Stay up-to-date by checking the website at www.nps.gov/pore.
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