Point Reyes Lighthouse - Point Reyes, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK
N 37° 59.773 W 123° 01.234
10S E 498194 N 4205395
Quick Description: Point Reyes is the windiest place on the Pacific Coast and the second foggiest place on the North American continent.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 7/26/2010 3:41:16 PM
Waymark Code: WM9BCB
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes
Views: 14

Long Description:
The Point Reyes Lighthouse, built in 1870, was retired from service in 1975 when the U.S. Coast Guard installed an automated light.

The stamp can be obtained at the small ranger/visitor center just before going down the stairs to the Light Station.

Point Reyes Station Point Reyes National Seashore, CA 94956

Lighthouse Website: [Web Link]

Visit Instructions:

Please include the following with your submission of a visit:

  1. Photograph of the passport stamp. Over time, passport stamps change, some are dated, and let’s face it, this is the purpose of the waymark.
  2. Area photograph of location. Try to make it from a new angle to show something new. Pictures can include interaction, as that is encouraged, but should be done so with the thought of inspiring further visitation of the area. No GPSr Pictures, unless there is something significant to show about the coordinates.
  3. Short narrative. Tell of your visit, share something new, add new visiting hours or anything that would be nice to know when visiting the location.

Finally, please add a visit if you go to the area and find the passport stamp is missing. Please add details, such as, they expect a new passport stamp and when, or the like. If the passport stamp has moved, please log a visit, and waymark the new location. (Old locations will not be archived. You never know when they might move the passport stamp back to the original waymark. This is where the visits come in handy.)

Please do not add a visit if you go to the location and the passport stamp is inaccessible because the passport stamp has moved to another location or where it is housed is closed. This category is about the passport stamp. You may be able to post a log about a lighthouse and not go inside, but you can not log a passport stamp without gaining the passport stamp.

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