• The Point Reyes Beach as viewed from the Point Reyes Headlands

    Point Reyes

    National Seashore California

2005 24th Annual Sand Sculpture Contest

2005 Sand Sculpture Contest: Adults' Group 1st Place: Entry #18: Live Strong, by the LeCoopson Family
Adults' Group 1st Place Winner: Entry #18: Live Strong, by the LeCoopson Family
 

The 24th Annual Sand Sculpture Contest at Drakes Beach was a great success with about 65 sculptures entered. The event was well attended by over one thousand participants and observers. The weather was overcast and mild, but a good day was had by all.

Below are photo galleries of the sand sculptures entered in the 24th Annual Sand Sculpture Contest.

 
 
 

Did You Know?

Deathcap Mushrooms © John Lennie

Deathcap mushrooms are found throughout the Point Reyes region and are the most poisonous mushrooms in the world. But they're fairly new arrivals here. They invaded the San Francisco Bay Area in the late 1930s, likely brought over on cork trees from Europe for the wine industry. More...