Category: Transportation

Busy Campsites, More Wildflowers, Bobcat Spotted, Last Weekend for Shuttle Photo

What’s happening in the park in early April 2009. Park campgrounds are extra full this week and next; about a 5% raise over last year.  Looks like folks are staying closer to home this year. Some positive fish news: smolt trapping (one year old fish – ready to go to the ocean) found 144 coho…



Driving Directions to Point Reyes: 3 Options

Many of you come from San Francisco to visit. And if you go to mapping site to get driving directions to Point Reyes, chances are the mapping site will tell you to head over Mount Tam and go up Highway 1 (Option 1 below). This is a stunning, but slow and very windy, route to…



Shuttle Bus from Bear Valley Visitors Center to Limantour Beach (Trial for July 2008)

Some summer 2008 news on the public transportation front.  The National Park Service has received a special grant from the Department of Transportation to provide a free trial shuttle bus during the month of July 2008 to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions.  The free shuttle is scheduled to run on weekends between Olema RV Resort,…



Take Mass Transit (Bus) to Point Reyes

Much of the West Marin and Point Reyes area is accessible only by car, but if you want to hang out at Stinson Beach, Bolinas, Point Reyes Station, or hike in and out of the Bear Valley Visitor’s Center, you have another option. As of this writing, the West Marin Stagecoach has daily service (4-5…