Tunnel to Marin Headlands Closed
The tunnel on Bunker Road from Alexander Avenue in Sausalito towards the Marin Headlands is closed for construction. Please follow the detour signs to Conzelman Road (just above the north end of the Golden Gate Bridge) to go up over the hill. More »
Muir Beach (but not nearby Muir Woods) parking lot closed June-November 2013
Muir Beach parking lot will be closed from June-November 2013 due to construction. Restrooms or nearby parking will not be available at Muir Beach during this period. Pacific Way is closed except to residents. Check back for updates or call (415)561-3054 More »
CAUTION: Post Storm Damage to Coastal Trail
The Presidio Coastal Trail segment just north of the Pacific Overlook and adjacent to Lincoln Blvd remains CLOSED indefinitely. We have posted signage to alert bicyclists and hikers and with information for safe trail alternatives. More »
Parks For The People
Golden Gate National Recreation Area (GGNRA) chronicles two hundred years of history, from the Native American culture, the Spanish Empire frontier and the Mexican Republic, to maritime history, the California Gold Rush, the evolution of American coastal fortifications, and the growth of urban San Francisco.
Mark di Suvero at Crissy Field
Eight large-scale sculptures by acclaimed artist Mark di Suvero are rising at Crissy Field. This free exhibit is presented by SFMOMA, GGNPC, and NPS.Read More
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Find out more about what is going on within the park by joining the park's email list for upcoming public meetings and info about planning projects.Read More
Access Information for Visitors with Disabilities
Click below to find out what accessibility resources are available in GGNRA for the enjoyment of your visit.Read More
Special Use Permits
Find out how to apply for a special use permit through the SPUG Office for filming, weddings, beach fires, or any other events that require a permit.Read More
Golden Gate Social Media
Golden Gate National Recreation Area is experimenting with new ways to bring the park experience to visitors. Check out what we are currently using.Read More
Be A Park Hero! Volunteer for the GGNRA Today!
Learn how you can volunteer for GGNRA. There are many opportunities available for individuals, families, and even groups.Read More
Get a Copy of Our Official Maps & Guides
Download your own copy of our official guides and maps to help you plan your trip to our parks.Read More
Newly opened Buffalo Soldiers Exhibit
Come see the Buffalo Soldiers exhibit at the Presidio Visitors Center 10-4 Thur-Sun. Try a cavalry saddle, feel a buffalo robe, listen to bugle calls.Read More
Did You Know?
Terrane is a geologic term for a large tectonic block with a unique rock composition and metamorphic grade. There are about 10 Franciscan terranes along the coast near San Francisco.