Point Lobos State Natural Reserve

Long considered the “crown jewel” of California’s 280 state parks, Point Lobos State Natural Reserve is a magnet for nature lovers around the world. With its breathtaking beauty, fascinating wildlife and friendly and knowledgeable volunteers, Point Lobos is a place where one can experience nature at its best and explore this area’s fascinating human history. Come explore this reserve with its stunning tide pools, view points for seals, sea lions, whales, and bird watching; or take to the trails and hike between the different coves and vantage points. Point Lobos State Natural Reserve holds the highest level of protection and rightly so, come and experience this paradise and learn why it is ranked one of California’s top Reserves.