Winter Surf Warning
Every year people drown in the surf off Northern California beaches - don't let it be you! Be extra alert on park beaches during the winter storm season. Do not turn your back on the shoreline and watch for extra powerful “sneaker” waves.
Commerical Use Authorizations
If you are unable to download an application, we are happy to send you one via fax, email, or hard copy.
Your company is required to obtain a CUA if it offers transportation services within GGNRA more than one time per month.
Vehicles supporting school or nonprofit programs, MUNI or other public transportation vehicles, delivery, vendor or contractor vehicles, and taxis do not require a CUA.
Commercial operators are required to learn and understand the rules, regulations, and park policies about bringing visitors to GGNRA. For Muir Woods National Monument, please click here to download the 2013 Muir Woods Tour Guide Manual.
You are required to obtain a CUA if your company offers guided commercial activities within GGNRA more than four times per year.
Outdoor Fitness Operators
You are required to obtain a CUA if your company offers outdoor fitness programs within GGNRA more than one time per week or more than four times per month.
Click Here to Download the 2013-2014 Application
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
Did You Know?
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.