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Piedras Blancas Light Station

Outstanding Natural Area


Due to the sensitivity of cultural and natural resources, visitation is by guided tour only.

September 1st - June 14th tours are offered Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. 
June 15th - August 31st tours are offered Monday through Saturday.
(There are no tours on federal holidays)

Tours last 2 hours and feature the historic lighthouse, support buildings, 
wildlife, plants and spectacular coastal scenery along an easy ½ mile interpretive trail.

Meet at the former Piedras Blancas Motel,
located 1.5 miles north of the light station.
Arrive at the motel at 9:45 am.
Do not wait at the gate to the lighthouse!

The fee is $10 for adults, $5 for ages 6 -17, no fee for children ages 5 and under.*

For special arrangements, or for groups of 10 or more, please call 805-927-7361
or e-mail PiedrasBlancasTours@gmail.com

Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress warmly. 
Small children should be carried or placed in a stroller.
Tours may be cancelled due to inclement weather.
Wheelchairs and strollers are available.
No pets!

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Be sure to check out our Upcoming Events page, for special tours and events.

Volunteer tour guides show people around Piedras Blancas 

 Tour Photos

* Expanded Amenity Fee for a Specialized Tour charged in accordance with the Federal Lands Recreation Enhancement Act.

Piedras Blancas Light Station
Outstanding Natural Area


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National Conservation Lands

Bureau of Land Management
Bakersfield Field Office
Piedras Blancas Light Station
15950 Cabrillo Hwy
P.O. Box 129
San Simeon, CA 93452-0129
Tours: (805) 927-7361 
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Bureau of Land Management
Bakersfield Field Office
3801 Pegasus Drive
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Phone: (661) 391-6000
Fax: (661) 391-6041
Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m., M-F
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