Access to Piedras Blancas is only by guided tour on certain days.
Tours are offered every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday morning year round.
No tours offered on federal holidays (New Year's Day, Martin Luther King, Jr Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day)
Visitors meet at 9:45 a.m. at the former Piedras Blancas Motel located 1.5 miles north of the light station on Highway 1. Do not wait at the gate to the light station! Wheelchairs and strollers are available upon request. No pets. Tours may be cancelled due to inclement weather. Directions
$10 adults, $5 ages 6-17, no fee for ages 5 and under.
No reservations needed for groups less than 10 people.
Tours last about 2 hours and include a 1/2 mile of easy walking.
Tours enter the lighthouse, but you cannot walk up to the top of the tower due to safety reasons.
FOR TOUR INFORMATION, special arrangements, or groups of 10 or more, call 805-927-7361 or email: PiedrasBlancasTours@gmail.com