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

    Point Reyes

    National Seashore California

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  • Multiple Days: 06/07/2014, 06/21/2014, 07/05/2014, 08/02/2014, 08/16/2014

    Point Reyes Lighthouse
    Location: Point Reyes Lighthouse Visitor Center | Map Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Point Reyes Lighthouse Visitor Center Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 415-669-1534

Illuminating the Point Reyes Light (2013)

The first and third Saturday, June through August 2014, except for July 19. Times will vary depending on sunset. The program usually begins on the half-hour before sunset.

Experience the Point Reyes Lighthouse at sunset and dusk, as many keepers have over the years. Participate in a unique opportunity to learn more about the Point Reyes Lighthouse. Space is limited on this popular ranger program. Group size is limited to 8 people.

Call 415-669-1534 after 10 am the day of the tour for times and reservations.

  • Wear very warm clothes as the weather is often cold and windy.
  • Meet at the Lighthouse Visitor Center. Allow 1 hour to travel from the Bear Valley Visitor Center to the Lighthouse Visitor Center.
  • Access for the Lighthouse requires a strenuous descent and ascent of 308 steps.
  • High winds in excess of 40 mph will result in program cancellation
  • Bring a flashlight for the unlit 0.4-mile walk from the Lighthouse back to the parking lot.

Lasts 1 hour.

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