U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIORBUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT
|Ukiah Field Office|
Point Arena-Stornetta Public Lands
Under interim management rules, people can use the area for daytime activities including hiking, picnicking, nature photography, and wildlife watching. Motor vehicles, bicycles, horses, and overnight camping will be prohibited, pending a final management plan. The nearby Stornetta Brothers Ranch buildings and 579 acre agricultural conservation easment are not open to the public.
Parking is permitted along Lighthouse (County) Road at pull-outs. Porta-toilets are provided. No water is available. Parking is available at the end of Miner Hole (County) Road; however, the road is currently closed to vehicles approximately .1 mile from Highway 1..
CAUTION! The Stornetta coastal area contains many hazards including sink holes and unstable cliffs. Offshore rocks that are accessible at low tide can be underwater at high tide.
Use extreme caution when visiting this area.