Vince Mulroy Memorial Nature Reserve

A 64-acre east Novato wildland providing habitat for birds and other wildlife.

Rangers Recommend

  • The reserve is named for Novato businessman Vincent D. Mulroy, known for his dedication to community service.
  • Relax on Hank Barner's bench, which commemorates a Blackpoint resident who also worked to create the reserve.
  • On a clear day, enjoy beautiful Bay views to the east and south.
  • Birdwatchers, bring your binoculars.
  • The reserve is adjacent to members only Stone Tree Golf Club.
  • Dogs are welcome but must always be kept on leash.


dog on leash
Dogs On Leash



Know Before You Go

  • The reserve has no signed entry.
  • Stay on roads and trails to preserve sensitive ecosystems and to avoid trespassing on private property.
  • Dress appropriately for the weather. Trails can be muddy during rainy season.
  • Bring water.
  • There are no restrooms at this location.
  • Steer clear of poison oak.
  • After an outing, check for ticks.