From its thunderous ocean breakers crashing against rocky headlands and expansive sand beaches to its open grasslands, brushy hillsides, and forested ridges, Point Reyes offers visitors over 1500 species of plants and animals to discover. Home to several cultures over thousands of years, the Seashore preserves a tapestry of stories and interactions of people. Point Reyes awaits your exploration.
A Natural Sanctuary, A Human Haven
Drakes Estero Restoration
Follow the progress of the restoration of Drakes Estero.
Winter Shuttle Bus System
Sir Francis Drake Blvd. may be closed from 9 am to ~5:45 pm on weekends & fed. holidays beyond South Beach to visitor motor vehicle traffic.
Searocket Removal Volunteer Days
Help the dune restoration team remove searocket, an invasive plant that is threatening a thriving patch of endangered Tidestrom's lupine.
Sat., Feb. 25: Yoga and Dune Restoration
Help the dune restoration team remove European searocket at Abbotts Lagoon. Then participate in a yoga class on the beach.
Native Plant Nursery Volunteer Day
Come support the volunteer-based nursery program at Point Reyes. The next workday is scheduled for Wednesday, March 1, 2017.
Lunchtime Science Lectures
Thursday, March 2, at noon. Melissa Kardish will discuss the eelgrass microbiome.
Youth Conservation Corps Program
Point Reyes NS seeks 15- to 18-year-olds for this summer's Youth Conservation Corps. Applications must be postmarked on or before April 14.
Elephant seals have returned to the beaches around the Point Reyes Headlands to birth their pups and to mate.
Ranch Comprehensive Management Plan
The NPS is conducting a ranch planning process for the working ranches administered by Point Reyes National Seashore.