History of Race Rocks.


See this file on the Lantern room of the Race Rocks tower


Historical markers & border monument.. Update with new Archival History


Our file of the Shipwrecks of the Area


Trev and Flo Anderson: lighkeepers at Race Rocks and their early relationship with Pearson College

Archival record of
Earthquake report at Race Rocks in 1872

Recent Posts

Census & Independent Pups


  • Visibility: 15 Miles
  • Wind: 1-10 knots N/SW
  • Sky: sunny and clear
  • Water: mostly calm


  • Didn’t notice any ecotours go by today
  • No visitors


  • Bernard left the two pups today, not sure if he’ll return or not.
  • The pups are almost the same size now. Both are nice and plump and seem healthy.
  • Lots of Black Oyster Catchers and Cormorants around lately


  • California Sea Lions – 85
  • Stellar Sea Lions – 60
  • Elephant Seals – 5 (two pups, three adult males)
  • Harbour Seals – 5
  • Cormorants – 200
  • Seagulls – 150
  • Bald Eagles – 5
  • Black Oyster Catchers – 15
  • Black Turnstones – 10
  1. Mother Elephant Seal Departure & Snow Comments Off on Mother Elephant Seal Departure & Snow
  2. Cormorants and Elephant Seals Comments Off on Cormorants and Elephant Seals
  3. Bernard the Protector Comments Off on Bernard the Protector
  4. High Winds Comments Off on High Winds
  5. Strong Winds Comments Off on Strong Winds
  6. Census Comments Off on Census
  7. More Male Elephant Seals Comments Off on More Male Elephant Seals
  8. Sunbathing Sea Lions Comments Off on Sunbathing Sea Lions
  9. Growing Pups Comments Off on Growing Pups