Point Lobos
State Natural Reserve

Explore - Point Lobos State Natural Reserve

Discover the cypress groves and giant kelp forests of Point Lobos State Natural Reserve! You'll join California State Park Interpreter Alec to experience one of the most scenic and storied coastal areas in California.

Discover our PORTS On-Demand programs and K-12 educational resources from Point Lobos State Natural Reserve below!

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Available Teacher Resources

Previous Broadcasts

Springtime Migrations at Point Lobos 

Join State Park Interpreter Alec Knapp to explore some of the migrating species who pass through Point Lobos during their epic journeys! 

Native American History at Point Lobos

Explore the deep human history of Native American cultures at Point Lobos State Natural Reserve.

Kelp Forests Exploration: 

Discover the incredible kelp forest! Enter a chill, peaceful state floating on the ocean while practicing our observation skills on the beautiful Point Lobos seascape. 

Learn more about Point Lobos State Natural Reserve's Supporters!

Point Lobos Foundation