Point Reyes' location on the subduction zone of the Pacific Plate and the fact that it is transected by the San Andreas Fault give the area an interesting geological history. At present, the park does not maintain a significant geological collection in its museum facility.
Collections Museum Geology
Last updated: November 18, 2016
1 Bear Valley Road
Point Reyes Station, CA 94956
This number will initially be answered by an automated attendant, from which one can opt to access a name directory, listen to recorded information about the park (i.e., directions to the park; visitor center hours of operation; weather forecast; fire danger information; shuttle bus system status; wildlife updates; ranger-led programs; seasonal events; etc.), or speak with a ranger. Please note that if you are calling between 4:30 pm and 10 am, park staff may not be available to answer your call.