Point Reyes Announces Annual Closures For Harbor Seal Pupping SeasonTwo popular areas in the Point Reyes National Seashore closed Wednesday for four months to accommodate the annual harbor seal "pupping" season, according to National Park Service officials.
Human Remains Found At Point Reyes Prompts Lengthy InvestigationPlatform Bridge Road in unincorporated Marin County was reopened Saturday afternoon following a lengthy investigation into human remains found in the area.
Rare Whale Likely Victim Of Vessel CollisionA rarely seen Baird’s beaked whale that washed up on North Beach in Point Reyes National Seashore was likely killed by injuries suffered in a collision with a large vessel, marine researchers said Tuesday.
Skeletal Remains Identified As Missing UC Berkeley StudentSkeletal remains discovered in the Point Reyes National Seashore have been identified as those of a UC Berkeley student who has been missing since January.
3 People Stranded On Point Reyes National Seashore CliffA search and rescue team deployed to the Point Reyes National Seashore for a cliff rescue of three people Monday night, according to the Marin County Sheriff's Office.
High Surf Advisory Continues For Bay Area Coast, Waves Could Reach 30 FeetA high surf advisory remains in effect Friday for coastal parts of the Bay Area.
Best Places For Bird Watching Near Bay AreaA look at five of the best birdwatching hotspots in the San Francisco Bay Area
Best Places To View Wildlife Near San FranciscoThe best places to view wildlife near San Francisco are locations where you can view them in their natural habitat
Best Day Trips From San FranciscoThere's warmer weather and wine country, sunshine and surf, breezy beaches, nature preserves, mountains and music festivals. These five well-known destinations are within a 200 mile drive and worth setting out early to spend the day, although longer stays are even better. We include a few tidbits about what's new at each spot.
Rotted Whale Carcass Washes Ashore On Point Reyes Beach A dead whale washed up on a Point Reyes National Seashore beach this week is the latest of many reported in Northern California this spring, but experts said Wednesday that the influx is probably caused more by strong winds and a large whale population in the area than by any increase in mortality.
Popular Point Reyes Trail Section Where Hiker Died Likely Never To ReopenA popular hiking trail in Point Reyes National Seashore will likely never be repaired after the ground gave way Saturday, sending two hikers tumbling 70-feet, leaving one dead.
Sneaker Waves, Strong Rip Currents Warning Issued For Bay Area Beaches This WeekendThe National Weather Service has issued a Beach Hazard Statement for the San Francisco Bay Area this weekend.