• 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.

Marin Parklands Image Gallery

Fort Cronkhite
Fort Cronkhite
Golden Gate NRA, Park Archives, Marin Headlands and Angel Island Study Collection, GOGA-2881

The Marin Parklands encompass GGNRA areas in on the northern side of the Golden Gate as well as in the Bay. These varied landscapes range from historic dairy farms to Nike missile sites. In this gallery, explore the Marin Headlands (including Stinson Beach and Wolf Ridge), Fort Baker (including Batteries Yates, Cavallo, Spencer, and Duncan), Fort Barry (including the SF-88 Nike site, Batteries Mendell and Alexander, and the Point Bonita lighthouse), Fort Cronkhite (including Rodeo Beach and Battery Townsley), and Angel Island (Including Fort McDowell, various batteries, and the SF-91 Nike site).

Images within these albums may be used for any legitimate non-commercial public or press use with proper credit given to the National Park Service. If you have any questions or additional information on these images, please contact the Park Archives and Records Center’s reference archivist at 415-561-2807 or e-mail us.


Did You Know?

Map of terranes on the San Francisco Peninsula

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.