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

    Point Reyes

    National Seashore California

Eating & Sleeping

Point Reyes National Seashore offers year-round backcountry hike-in camping along Drakes Bay and amongst the hills and valleys of the Phillip Burton Wilderness, and boat-in camping on the west shore of Tomales Bay. Because of its location near the Metropolitan San Francisco Bay Area, the campsites at Point Reyes are in great demand. Reservations are strongly suggested.

While the only lodging within Point Reyes National Seashore is the Point Reyes Hostel, there are many other lodging and camping opportunities in the surrounding communities. There are also numerous restaurants, delicatessens, bakeries, grocery stores, and other places to get food in the surrounding communities.

Did You Know?

The pernicious Cig Egret makes its nest in beaches, estuaries, and marshes. Physical removal is the only means of eradication.

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...