• 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.

Photo Gallery

Feel free to view any of the images from our photo gallery. If you like, you can download them as well. Also note that some of our images may be copyrighted, so please e-mail us if you plan on using them for commercial purposes. Thank you.

 
A collage of GOGA images
 
We invite you to explore the rich history of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area through a diverse selection of historic and contemporary images. Please click on the above gallery link to see categories for research and discovery.

Images within these galleries 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 Amanda_Williford@nps.gov.

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Did You Know?

Graywacke sandstone and shale beds

Graywacke sandstone is a common rock at Golden Gate and was deposited on the deep sea floor by underwater landslides called turbidites.