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

    Point Reyes

    National Seashore California

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  • Point Reyes Fire Management will be using heavy equipment on the Inverness Ridge Trail this week.

    A recreation advisory is in effect for hiking, horse riding, and biking along the Inverness Ridge Trail (aka Bayview Fire Road) during the week of September 14, 2014. Extra caution in this area is critical while work is in progress. More »

Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 12/27/2014, 12/28/2014, 01/03/2015, 01/04/2015, 01/10/2015, 01/11/2015, 01/17/2015, 01/18/2015, 01/19/2015, 01/24/2015, 01/25/2015, 01/31/2015, 02/01/2015, 02/07/2015, 02/08/2015, 02/14/2015, 02/15/2015, 02/16/2015, 02/21/2015, 02/22/2015, 02/28/2015, 03/01/2015, 03/07/2015, 03/08/2015, 03/14/2015, 03/15/2015, 03/21/2015, 03/22/2015, 03/28/2015, 03/29/2015, 04/04/2015, 04/05/2015, 04/11/2015, 04/12/2015, 04/18/2015, 04/19/2015, 04/25/2015, 04/26/2015

    Whale Watchers at Point Reyes.
    Location: Point Reyes Lighthouse Observation Deck | Map Time: 11:00 AM to 4:30 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Point Reyes Lighthouse Visitor Center Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 415-669-1534

Weekends and federal holidays, December 27, 2014, through April 26, 2015, weather permitting. Volunteer docents will be stationed at the Lighthouse Observation Deck from 11 am to 4:30 pm to answer questions about gray whales. Visitors will be able to view gray whales through park-provided binoculars and scopes.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the high volume of traffic out to the Lighthouse and Chimney Rock areas during the gray whale migration, the park will be operating a shuttle bus system from the Drakes Beach parking lot (usually from New Year's weekend to Easter each year on weekends and holidays-weather permitting). Sir Francis Drake Boulevard from South Beach to the Lighthouse and Chimney Rock areas WILL BE CLOSED during shuttle operating hours.

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