Temporary Closure of Waters Around Alcatraz Island
From 7/3 to 9/22 a 500’ marine buffer zone is in effect, closing the perimeter of Alcatraz Island to all private vessels to protect nesting seabirds during America's Cup racing. Tours to Alcatraz continue as usual during the races. More »
Muir Beach (but not nearby Muir Woods) closed July 8-November 2013, but local businesses are open
Though Muir Beach is closed from July 8-November 2013 due to construction, the PELICAN INN IS OPEN. Restrooms and parking are not available at Muir Beach. 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 »
Request for Proposals to Lease Historic Equestrian Stables in Marin County
OPPORTUNITY: Lease Historic Equestrian Stables in Marin County
The National Park Service (NPS) at Golden Gate National Recreation Area (GGNRA) announces a Request For Proposals (RFP) for the lease of three historic equestrian stables. The RFP provides the opportunity for interested individuals and organizations to submit proposals to the National Park Service to lease one or more of three properties.
This lease opportunity is open to all interested persons on a competitive basis. Whoever submits the proposal for each property, judged best under the proposal selection criteria, will be given an opportunity to negotiate a final lease agreeable to both the offeror and the National Park Service.
The three historic equestrian stables facilities are located in southern Marin County in an area renowned for providing breathtaking, open-space access in close proximity to a major metropolitan area. Properties range in size and capacity, stabling from 11 to 42 horses. All stables are located adjacent to park trailheads, offering easy access to a network of over 20 miles of stunning, mixed-use trails. A detailed description and map of each property is provided in the RFP.
REGISTER: Please register in order to receive updates. Click the link and complete the pop-up form with the subject "Marin Equestrian RFP." Be sure to include your name and address in the "message" field. Also Include your company name if applicable.
REVIEW AND SUBMIT: Detailed instructions are provided in the RFP regarding submittal requirements.
Did You Know?
In the spring of 2003, at least one pair of coyotes was seen repeatedly in the Presidio of San Francisco.