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
Lighthouse Restoration Updates
The National Park Service is undertaking a large restoration project on the historic Point Reyes Lighthouse which will result in closures.
General Management Plan Amendment
The NPS initiates an environmental review for all lands in active ranching managed by Point Reyes. This comment period closes on Nov. 30.
Lighthouse 1929 Time Capsule Photographs
A time capsule containing newspapers from 1929 was uncovered during the lighthouse restoration project in early October 2018.
Third Thursday Weeders
Help protect and restore endangered plant and wildlife habitat at Point Reyes. The next workday is scheduled for Thursday, November 15.
2018 Holidays Open House
Join us on Friday, December 7, 2018, for our annual Holidays Open House at the Bear Valley Visitor Center.
Habitat Restoration Program
Help protect and restore endangered plant and wildlife habitat at Point Reyes. The next workday is scheduled for Sunday, December 9.
Info for Visitors with Disabilities
Find out what accessibility resources are available at Point Reyes National Seashore.
Drakes Estero Restoration
Follow the progress of the restoration of Drakes Estero.
Last updated: November 12, 2018