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 »
Closures at Point Reyes
For emergency road and weather conditions in West Marin, tune in to KWMR, 90.5 FM.
As of May 20, 2013, the park has received reports that the following trails are blocked by fallen trees. Please do not use these trails until they have been cleared.
Tomales Point Trail
Lake Ranch Trail
Rift Zone Trail
Cross Marin Trail
Olema Valley Trail seasonal flooding
If you have recently hiked any of the trails in Point Reyes National Seashore and found the trail conditions other than what is reported here, please email us to let us know. Thanks for your assistance.
Visitor Center Closures
Wildlife Protection Closures
Marine Protected Areas
Did You Know?
So many California red-legged frogs were caught for consumption in the late 1800's that their numbers declined throughout California. So bullfrogs were imported from the east to help meet the demand. But bullfrogs are voracious predators and helped drive the red-legged frog population lower yet. More...