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Address: 1208 Pierce Point Rd, Inverness, CA 94937-9726
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+1 415-669-1140
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Wed - Sun 10:00 - 18:00

Encompasses beaches, a majestic forest, leisure hikes and wild animals.

Encompasses beaches, a majestic forest, leisure hikes and wild animals.

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Scenery, hiking and wildlife

The drive out to Pierce Point Ranch is beautiful if that's all you do, although you could stop for lunch in Inverness, picnic at Heart's Desire Beach or just continue on to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 January 2017
Petaluma, California
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Petaluma, California
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69 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

The drive out to Pierce Point Ranch is beautiful if that's all you do, although you could stop for lunch in Inverness, picnic at Heart's Desire Beach or just continue on to explore the historic ranch. From the Pierce Point parking lot you can venture as far as you'd like on trails that lead out to the point (almost 10... More 

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Ashland, Oregon
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284 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Lots of gorgeous beaches, some one accessible by hiking in. Since they are on Tomales Bay they are great for swimming, especially for kids. Took a nice hike. Wish we had had more time to spend there. Very uncrowded mid-week in Oct. even though it was a sunny, warmish day.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The trees that formed the canopy entrance surely set the stage for a stimulating and peaceful visit. We kept having to stop along the way in to take one more picture of the vista or another picturesque tree.

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San Francisco
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502 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 288 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Tomales Bay Point doesn't exist as a place by that name. Tomales Bay is a picturesque bay the runs along the San Andres Fault. The see the beautiful bay drive along CA 1 on the east side or Sir Francis Drake on the west side. Stop in Intervenes to take some amazing photos of the old Point Reyes boat. You'll... More 

Thank 7268
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216 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

For 4 years running, we have rented kayaks and explored Tomales Bay + camped on a variety of the beaches. We've seen seals, pelicans and thresher sharks! It's a beautiful bay with bioluminescence in the water at night. Totally worth a visit!!

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San Jose, Ca
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128 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

Beautiful anytime of year (though fog may limit views at times); the spring wildflowers and green hills in late winter and spring are gorgeous.

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San Francisco, California
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315 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

Beautiful water, California Cypress everywhere, spectacular environment for birds and birds-of-prey. One hour and one half hour north of the Golden Gate Bridge, one drives through forests, valleys and shoreline beauty on Highway 1. Visit Inverness, Marshall, Point Reyes, Olema, all lovely villages with old-style restaurants and accommodations. It's an all day trip and a great day of stopping and... More 

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Elk Grove, California
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

Great travels through the state park. Nature at its best. Saw deer, elk and lots of cows. The view of the bay and the point with the spectacular ocean nearby. Telling everyone that this is truly a gem. Great hiking spots and beautiful flowers this time of the year. Will return.

Thank Sally11142016
Bakersfield, California
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191 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

This is one of the most beautiful places that I have ever been to and it is absolutely gorgeous! It is completely green and the view of the ocean is spectacular! There are various signs posted throughout giving information about animals, plants, and geological formations. You can hike on the trails and get even more beautiful views. I would have... More 

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San Luis Obispo, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

Lots of great hiking! We really enjoyed the hidden beaches, lighthouse, wild flowers and local restaurants.

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