Drakes Beach at Point Reyes Closes Monday for Most of SummerDrakes Beach at Point Reyes National Seashore will be closed for nearly four months starting on Monday to accommodate road repairs and wetland restoration.
Elephant Seal Bulls Take Over Drakes Beach as Glad Gawkers GapeWith Saturday’s glorious weather, people flocked to Bay Area beaches. But one remained off limits, thanks to some large, lonely pinnipeds looking for a little peace and quiet.
Thousands Of 'Penis Fish' Stranded At Drakes Beach Following StormsThousands of chubby marine worms have washed ashore on Drakes Beach in the Point Reyes National Seashore following the recent storms.
Rare Beaked Whale Washes Up At Drakes Beach In Point ReyesA rare beaked whale washed up on Drakes Beach in the Point Reyes National Seashore in Marin County recently, according to the National Park Service.
Point Reyes Ranching, Elk Culling Proposals To Be Heard At Public HearingsThe National Park Service is holding two hearings this month on six proposals regarding cattle and dairy ranching and tule elk management on 28,000 acres in the Point Reyes National Seashore and the Golden Gate National Recreation Area in Marin County.
Pt. Reyes To Allow Public Viewing Of Elephant Seals That Took Over BeachThe public has been given a rare chance to view the colony of elephant seals that has taken up residence at the Point Reyes National Seashore visitor center.
Point Reyes Beach Overtaken By Elephant Seals During Shutdown To ReopenTourists unable to visit a popular Marin County beach that was taken over by a colony of nursing elephant seals during the government shutdown will be able to get an up-close view of the creatures.
Gov't Shutdown Brings Elephant Seals To Point Reyes BeachElephant seals used the opportunity of an empty Drake's Beach on Point Reyes National Seashore - due to the government shutdown - to gather for mating and bearing pups.
Best Places For A Bonfire In The Bay AreaBonfires on Bay Area beaches have been a tradition for generations but only certain beaches now allow them.
Off The Beaten Path: 10 Family Vacation SpotsConsider trying something new this year by vacationing in an off-the-beaten path-locale where fun abounds but the crowds do not.
Best Spots For A Picnic In North BayRustle up a picnic blanket, some wine glasses, a loaf of bread and that main squeeze for a North Bay picnic like none other. Whether you crave wide open spaces or seclusion, breaking bread as a two-some or in a crowd, these spots are guaranteed to make you stop and smell the roses or the beach ... or whatever yummy dessert you've brought to share.