• View of the Golden Gate Bridge, taken from the Marin Headlands, looking towards San Francisco at sunrise.

    Golden Gate

    National Recreation Area California

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  • Tunnel Closure

    The Barry/Baker tunnel on Bunker Road will be closed for maintenance during the weeks of 6/2 and 6/9. The tunnel will be open on the weekends. Please use Conzelman Road instead. More »

  • Muir Beach Overlook closure

    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.

Mechanical Treatment Projects Tennessee Valley

Work on the Tennesse Valley project is being done along the Marincello Fire Road and will accomplish the following goals:

  • Improve emergency access along Marincello Fire Road.
  • Add emergency evacuation routes through restored Fire Roads.
  • Improve defensible space around homes.
  • Improve habitat for the recovery of native species.
  • Reduce over-all fuel load to reduce chance of catastrophic fire.
  • Reduce vegetation that can carry fire into tree-crowns.

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Did You Know?

Fossils clams from Alcatraz Island

Megafossils (fossils that can be observed with the unaided eye) are rare in Franciscan Complex rocks, but the rocks of “The Rock,” Alcatraz, have yielded significant examples.