Martin Griffin Preserve Exploration


Date: Saturday, May 5, 2018

Time: 10:00am-4:00pm

Phone: 415-868-9244

Martin Griffin Preserve is open for exploration every Saturday from May 5 to July 28! Experience Audobon Canyon Ranch's Martin Griffin Preserve which encompasses 1,000 acres in West Marin, protected in perpetuity since 1962 as a wildlife sanctuary. Explore mixed evergreen forests that blanket slopes overlooking the Bolinas Lagoon and open hillsides supporting grasslands and coastal scrub, while freshwater habitats nestle in canyon floors. The preserve is home to more than twentyfive species of mammals, over ninety species of landbirds, thirteen species of reptile, and eight species of amphibian.

Things to do:

  • Hike 8+ miles of trails
  • Explore newt ponds
  • Count abundant bird species
  • Photograph wildflowers
  • Picnic under the redwoods
  • Discover natural wonders our Curiosity Room
  • Attend an interpretive program and learn from Nature Guides

Additional Location or Other Information

Martin Griffin Preserve is located at 4900 Shoreline Highway 1, Stinson Beach, CA 94970. Martin Griffin Preserve is located between the towns of Stinson Beach and Bolinas in west Marin County, California. Two canyons within the preserve offer public access at various times throughout the year. The Martin Griffin Preserve also houses ACR's headquarters.