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

    Point Reyes

    National Seashore California

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  • Bear Valley Visitor Center Lighting Retrofit:

    Due to safety concerns during the installation of new LED lights, sections of the Bear Valley Visitor Center's exhibit area may be closed through the end of July. More »

  • The Kenneth C. Patrick Visitor Center will be closed on Saturday, July 16.

    We are sorry for any inconvenience, but the Kenneth C. Patrick Visitor Center at Drakes Beach will be closed on Saturday, July 16. It will open at 10 am on Sunday, July 17.

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  • Every Sunday Weekly & Every Monday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 05/02/2014 to 12/26/2014

    Point Reyes Lighthouse
    Location: Point Reyes Lighthouse | Map Time: 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Point Reyes Lighthouse Visitor Center Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 415-669-1534

2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., Fridays through Mondays, May 2014 through December 2014

See inside the Point Reyes Lighthouse and discover its history and function with a Park Ranger. Access requires a strenuous descent and ascent of 308 stairs. Stairs close when weather and winds are hazardous, i.e., if the winds are in excess of 40 mph (64 kmph). The lens room is open with a Ranger present from 2:30 pm to 4 pm Fridays through Mondays, May 2013 to late December 2013. The Visitor Center and steps leading down to the Lighthouse are usually closed early at 2 pm on December 24 and are closed all day on December 25. No programs are offered on these days.

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