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
General Management Plan Amendment
The NPS is beginning a GMP Amendment. Initial public comment period has been extended through November 22, 2017.
Lunchtime Science Lectures
Thursday, November 30, at noon. "Research Ship Nautilus' Underwater Survey of Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary."
Marin MPA Watch Volunteer Training
Saturday, December 2 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.
Native Plant Nursery Volunteer Day
Come support the volunteer-based nursery program at Point Reyes. The next workday is scheduled for Wednesday, December 6, 2017.
Pt. Reyes Fungus Fair: December 9 & 10
Come learn about the fungi gathered by volunteers who are helping to collect, identify, and catalog the species of mushrooms at Point Reyes.
Kule Loklo Open House & Workday
Visit a replica Coast Miwok village that offers a glimpse of life in pre-European California. The next open house/workday is Sat., Dec. 9.
Habitat Restoration Program
Help protect and restore endangered plant and wildlife habitat at Point Reyes. The next workday is scheduled for Sunday, December 10, 2017.
2017 Holidays Open House
Join us on Friday, December 15, 2017, for our annual Holidays Open House at the Bear Valley Visitor Center.
Info for Visitors with Disabilities
Find out what accessibility resources are available at Point Reyes National Seashore.
2017 Sand Sculpture Contest Photos
Check out photographs from the 2017 Thirty-sixth Annual Sand Sculpture Contest.
Drakes Estero Restoration
Follow the progress of the restoration of Drakes Estero.
Last updated: November 16, 2017