Senior Stroll: Earthquake Trail


This short trail is a lovely place to spend a summer morning. We’ll follow the paved, level pathway as it passes through shaded woodlands and open meadows while we keep an eye out for birds, butterflies, and flowers, and of … Read more

elk and cows in Point Reyes

Home on the Range


This story originally appeared in bioGraphic, an online magazine about nature and sustainability powered by the California Academy of Sciences. Photographs by Sarah Killingsworth Point Reyes sits at the western edge of Marin County, California, a pick-axe shaped peninsula that juts … Read more

point reyes tule elk

Point Reyes: Planning or Performance


The ongoing controversy regarding the future management of Point Reyes National Seashore (PRNS) encompasses the environment, historical preservation, the public will, and more. The National Park Service (NPS) was sued by three environmental groups in February of 2016, and in … Read more

Woodward Valley Trail view

Twenty miles of Point Reyes


Tag along with Jules Evens on two 10 mile hikes as he closes in on hiking every mile of trail at Point Reyes National Seashore in 2012.

The Outer Point in Autumn


The Outer Point Reyes Peninsula is a Mecca for both birds and birdwatchers during autumn migration. And it’s a fine place to see elephant seals as well.