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

Closed for Christmas and New Years holiday.

September 1st - June 14th tours are offered Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. 
June 15th - August 31st tours are offered daily except Wednesdays and Sundays.

(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.*

Book online!

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

Volunteer tour guides show people around Piedras Blancas

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! And No Smoking!

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

For reviews on our tours.

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

Quick Facts

Congressional Designation
Created:  May 8, 2008
Size:  476 acres of public land

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Piedras Blancas Light Station

Contact Us

Piedras Blancas Light Station 
Phone: 805-927-7361
Email: BLM_CA_Web_BK@blm.gov

Bureau of Land Management 
Bakersfield Field Office 

3801 Pegasus Drive 
Bakersfield, CA 93308 
Phone: 661-391-6000
Email: BLM_CA_Web_BK@blm.gov