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The bobcat is the most common wildcat in North America and one of two cats found within the Point Reyes National Seashore.


Over the last few decades, the coyote has become a common sight at Point Reyes National Seashore. However, during much of the 1900s, coyotes were relatively rare in the area.

Point Reyes Lighthouse

No trip is complete without a visit to the Point Reyes Headlands and the iconic Lighthouse....

California Coastal Cleanup Day is a statewide annual event in which 50,000 volunteers at 700...

Coast Hiking

National Public Lands Day is an annual event designed to encourage people to visit and help...

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The National Park Service staff have recorded over 130 different species of fish in the park from the small mosquito fish to Great white sharks.

Tule Elk

Point Reyes National Seashore is one of 22 sites in California that manage Tule elk populations and the only National Park unit where this species of elk can be found.

Black Tailed Deer

This species can be found in nearly all the habitats in the park, with a home range of 50 - over 500 acres, depending on their access to quality forage, water and cover.

White-crowned sparrow

Point Reyes National Seashore easily claims the prize for the greatest avian diversity in any...

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With an estimated 7,000 individuals, Point Reyes National Seashore boasts the the largest population of harbor seals in California. Commonly referred to as "sea calves" or "sea dogs," harbor seals are considered true seals, having no ear tufts or elongated fore flippers like sea lions.

Giacomini Wetlands Planting

Join the Habitat Restoration Volunteer Program at Point Reyes National Seashore and help park...


With nearly 490 species recorded (45% of species of birds in North America), Point Reyes...

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For those who would prefer to RV or car camp, there are a number of campgrounds in near the park.

Wildcat Camp

One of the best ways to experience Point Reyes National Seashore is to sleep under the stars...

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Whether you are visiting the park for the first time or live locally, trails offer people of...

Tomales Bay is the largest unspoiled coastal bay on the California coast, and it’s the most...