Point Arena Lighthouse is located in a region full of great places to visit, eat, shop and/or stay. A partial list is shown below.


PAMA – The Point Arena Merchants Association
Visit Mendocino – The premier tourist information site for visitors to Mendocino county
California Attractions – Visit Hidden California for wonderful weekend hideaways
Coast Highway Artists Collective – The gallery displays beautiful, inspirational and local art, at affordable prices and exceptional quality, by the individual artist members of the Coast Highway Artists Collective (CHAC).
City of Point Arena – Learn more about local city government, attractions and more
Pawpawrazzi Pet Photograpy – Anne Mary Schaefer specializes in capturing you and your pet on the beautiful North Coast, and creating photo albums that you will treasure for a lfetime
Mendocino Walks – An online guide to local hikes
Mendocino.com – Learn more about all the things to do on The Mendocino Coast.
Fort Bragg – Mendocino Coast Chamber of Commerce
Manchester Beach KOA – A Family Resort Campground on California’s Spectacular North Coast
Gualala – Escape to Gualala, where you can fall asleep to the sounds of the sea
Gualala Arts Center – Stunning 11,000 square foot architectural gem nestled in the coastal redwoods.  Art exhibits, festivals, theater, musical performances, Auto Show, workshops, classes and more
Adventure Rents in Gualala – Canoes & Kayaks, Paddle the Gualala River through the Redwoods
See the First Order Fresnel lens turned on at night – Learn about the first-order fresnel lens at The Lighthouse
California Pomo Tribal Information – Learn about our native peoples
Nawhare logoNaked Whale Research – Naked Whale Research (NaWhaRe) encourages individuals and marine researchers alike to actively take part in helping create public awareness concerning threats to the long-term survival of the Endangered Southern Resident killer whales, known as J, K, and L pods that frequent waters off the coastal Northwest

St. Aloysius and Mary, Star of the Sea Catholic Churches – Check out Mass times and other activities at these local churches

Other Lighthouse Links

The U.S. Lighthouse Society

Point Cabrillo Lighthouse

Pigeon Point Lighthouse

The Lighthouse Hunters

Guiding Routes: Learn about Lighthouses

Lighthouses Guiding Ships To Safety

Road and Weather Conditions

California Highway Conditions

See the weather right now at the Light Station

Garcia River Caltrans Info (camera and closure information)