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 5:30 pm on weekends & fed. holidays beyond South Beach to visitor motor vehicle traffic.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service
Monday, January 16, 2017. Join us for a Beach Clean Up at Limantour Beach or help restore the coastal dunes at Abbotts Lagoon.
7th Annual Christmas Bird Count for Kids
Join local naturalists & Bay Area families for a day of birding at Point Reyes. Sunday, January 29, 2017. Advanced registration is required.
Third Thursday Weeders
Help protect and restore endangered plant and wildlife habitat at Point Reyes. The next workday is scheduled for Thursday, January 19.
Marin MPA Watch Volunteer Training
Saturday, January 21 from 10 am to 1 pm. If you love the beach and are curious about Marine Protected Areas, become an MPA Watch volunteer.
Salmon Spawning Season
As winter rains return, coho salmon & steelhead trout swim up area streams in order to spawn. Find out where you can observe the migration.
Lunchtime Science Lectures
Thursday, January 26, at noon. Patrick Limber will discuss "Sea cliff retreat and coastal waterfalls in Point Reyes."
Ranch Comprehensive Management Plan
The NPS is conducting a ranch planning process for the working ranches administered by Point Reyes National Seashore.