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    The Muir Beach Overlook will be closed for Accessibility improvements and trail upgrades from June 2 through July 21. Alternate viewpoints are available along Highway 1 between there and Stinson Beach.

Bridging the Past - Golden Gate NRA Museum Program Blog

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The Bridging the Past - Golden Gate NRA Museum Program Blog will provide opportunities to spotlight individual collections, describe events and programs that involve museum materials, and discuss projects and positions within the Museum Program.

Point Bonita Light Station Goes Automatic

September 17, 2012 Posted by: Nicole Hayduk

The John Dusch Point Bonita Light Station Collection (GOGA 35188) is just on set of materials that records and explains the history of one of the lighthouses in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.

 

Did You Know?

Seafloor rocks exposed at the Marin Headlands

To take a hike on the seafloor, explore any of the trails around the Golden Gate headlands, where you are surrounded by slabs of ocean crust that have crept thousands of kilometers on a tectonic journey to end on dry land.