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March 01, 2017
Annual Closures at Point Reyes National Seashore for 2017 Harbor Seal Pupping Season
From March 1 through June 30, an annual closure of Drakes Estero, the westernmost end of Limantour Spit, Double Point, and the eastern side of Hog Island is implemented to protect harbor seals during their pupping season.

February 03, 2017
Summer 2017 Youth Employment at Point Reyes National Seashore
Point Reyes National Seashore is seeking applications for this summer's Youth Conservation Corps Program.

January 19, 2017
Proposed Settlement Agreement with Tomales Bay Oyster Company
The National Park Service announces the proposed settlement of a civil lawsuit brought by the United States of America, acting on behalf of the National Park Service, against Tomales Bay Oyster Company, the owner of land which is adjacent to National Park Service land.

January 09, 2017
Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2017 Service Projects at Point Reyes National Seashore
Point Reyes National Seashore, in partnership with GirlTrek, and the Point Reyes National Seashore Association, will be hosting a beach cleanup at Limantour Beach and a habitat restoration project at Abbotts Lagoon on Monday, January 16, 2016, the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service.

January 06, 2017
Hazardous Weather Outlook for Point Reyes National Seashore Issued for weekend of January 7, 2017.
The National Weather Service has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for high winds and heavy rains from Friday evening through Sunday evening. Another storm is poised to impact the region Tuesday or Wednesday.

December 27, 2016
Point Reyes National Seashore Celebrates NPS Centennial Accomplishments
As the National Park Service embarks on its second century of service, Point Reyes National Seashore is celebrating the significant accomplishments of its centennial celebration and engagement with the Find Your Park / Encuentra Tu Parque initiative.

December 21, 2016
Shuttle Bus Transportation System to Begin December 31, 2016, as Whales and Seals Arrive!
The Winter Shuttle Bus System for the Point Reyes Headlands begins on Saturday, December 31, 2016.

December 14, 2016
Hazardous Weather Conditions for Point Reyes National Seashore on December 15, 2016
The National Weather Service has issued a coastal flood watch and a high wind watch which is in effect for Thursday for most Bay Area hills and beaches.

November 04, 2016
Point Reyes National Seashore Hosts National Electronics Recycling Collection on November 15, 2016
On November 15 at the Bear Valley Visitor Center, Point Reyes National Seashore will host an electronic waste recycling collection, joining thousands of local organizers holding recycling events across the country to celebrate America Recycles Day.

October 25, 2016
Point Reyes National Seashore hosts UC Berkeley Solar Vehicle
On Saturday, October 29, members of UC Berkeley's CalSol program will be outside of the Bear Valley Visitor Center at Point Reyes National Seashore with their solar vehicle, Zephyr, for public display from 10 am to 3 pm.

October 13, 2016
Hazardous Weather Conditions for Point Reyes National Seashore from Thursday, October 13 through Sunday, October 16, 2016.
The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Advisory and a Beach Hazards Statement for large surf and sneaker waves, which is in effect from late Thursday night through Friday evening. A Hazardous Weather Outlook has been issued for Thursday, October 13 through Sunday, October 16, 2016.

October 12, 2016
Drakes Bay National Historic Landmark Dedication
On Saturday, October 22, 2016, at 11 am, the National Park Service will commemorate the designation of the Drakes Bay National Historic and Archaeological District through the unveiling of the National Historic Landmark plaque at Limantour Beach.

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1 Bear Valley Road
Point Reyes Station, CA 94956

Phone:

(415) 464-5100
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